We educate strategists for the Air Force, Space Force, and the nation.

 

 

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Academics

 

A rigorous education through extensive reading, seminar discussions, academic writing, and field study.

 

Curriculum

 

SAASS's book-based curriculum covers strategy, international relations, airpower, space power, cyber power, irregular warfare, and technology and innovation.

Thesis

 

Every student writes a master's-level thesis, making an original contribution to the field of strategy and security studies.

Field Study

 

Students relive history through intensive field experiences around the world.

 

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Admissions

 

Apply to study at SAASS or the Strategic Thinkers Program.

 

The application window for Academic Year 2022-2023 will open in August 2021.

Watch for a PSDM or check back here.

 

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Faculty

 

Study with a world-class faculty of both civilian and Active Duty scholars.

 

 

Faculty Bios

PhD Opportunities

 

 

Continue your post-SAASS education, teach, and contribute original scholarship.

Air University PhD

 

Extend your SAASS education with a PhD while remaining on your operational career track.

Faculty Development PhD

 

Earn a PhD at a civilian university after SAASS, then return to join the SAASS faculty.

 

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