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Intelligence Studies, A.S.

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The Associate of Science in Intelligence Studies exposes students to the wide range of theoretical and functional issues related to the field of military intelligence. Students are prepared for employment in the intelligence field. This degree is limited to students participating in the Utah National Guard’s (UNG) military intelligence education program at Camp Williams in Bluffdale, Utah. 

Total Program Credits: 60

Matriculation Requirements:
Students in the AS program must be admitted to the Utah National Guard’s Military Intelligence Education program and admitted to UVU.
General Education Requirements: 35 Credits
  ENGL 1010 Introduction to Academic Writing 3
or ENGH 1005 Literacies and Composition Across Contexts (5.0)  
  ENGL 2010 Intermediate Writing/Academic Writing and Research 3
Complete one of the following: 3
  MAT 1030 Quantitative Reasoning (3.0)  
  MAT 1035 Quantitative Reasoning with Integrated Algebra (6.0)  
  MAT 103H Quantitative Reasoning (3.0)  
  STAT 1040 Introduction to Statistics (3.0)  
  STAT 1045 Introduction to Statistics with Algebra (5.0)   
  MATH 1050 College Algebra QL (4)  
  MATH 1055 College Algebra with Preliminaries (5)  
  MATH 1090 College Algebra for Business (3.0)   
Complete one of the following: 3
  HIST 1700 American Civilization (3.0)  
  HIST 1740 US Economic History (3.0)  
  POLS 1000 American Heritage (3.0)  
  POLS 1100 American National Government (3.0)  
Complete the following:  
  PHIL 2050 Ethics and Values 3
  HLTH 1100 Personal Health and Wellness 2
or EXSC 1097 Fitness for Life (2.0)  
Distribution Courses:  
  Biology 3
  Physical Science 3
  Additional Biology or Physical Science 3
  Humanities 3
  Fine Arts 3
  Social/Behavioral Science 3
Discipline Core Requirements: 15 Credits
 Any 15 credits from the Intelligence Studies course offerings. 15
Elective Requirements: 10 Credits
 Elective credits, including any additional courses from the Intelligence Studies course offerings. 10

Graduation Requirements:

  1. Students will be required to earn 60 credits in order to graduate with the AS in Intelligence Studies.
  2. 15 of those credits must be from Intelligence Studies (INST) classes.
  3. Students must also complete 35 credits of general education courses as described below and ten credits of elective courses.
  4. Students must have an overall grade point average of 2.0 (C) or above and a grade of C- or higher in all core and elective requirements.
  5. A minimum of 20 credit hours must be earned through course attendance at UVU.

Graduation Plan

This graduation plan is a sample plan and is intended to be a guide. Your specific plan may differ based on your Math and English placement and/or transfer credits applied. You are encouraged to meet with an advisor and set up an individualized graduation plan in Wolverine Track

Milestone courses (pre-requisites for a course in one of the subsequent semesters) are marked in red and italicized.

Semester 1 Course Title Credit Hours
INTS credit 15
  Semester total: 15
Semester 2 Course Title Credit Hours
ENGL 1010 or ENGH 1005 Introduction to Writing OR Literacies and Composition Across Contexts 3
STAT 1040 or MATH 1050 or 1055 Introduction to Statistics or College Algebra or College Algebra with Preliminaries 3
HIST 1700 or 1740 or POLS 1000 or 1100 American Institutions 3
Social/Behavioral Science 3
EXSC 1097 or HLTH 1100 Fitness for Life or Personal Health and Wellness 2
  Semester total: 14
Semester 3 Course Title Credit Hours
Biology 3
ENGL 2010 Intermediate Writing Humanities Social Sciences 3
Humanities 3
Fine Arts 3
Elective or INTS credit 4
  Semester total: 16
Semester 4 Course Title Credit Hours
Additional Biology or Physical Science 3
Physical Science 3
PHIL 2050 Ethics and Values 3
Elective or INTS credit 6
  Semester total: 15
  Degree total: 60


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