Ignite Your Global Career at IWP
The Institute of World Politics is a graduate school of national security, intelligence, and international affairs.
Unleash Your Potential in Intelligence, Diplomacy, and National Security
Attention Utah Valley University (UVU) students and alumni! Are you eager to embark on a rewarding career in intelligence, national security, or diplomacy? The Institute of World Politics (IWP) is your global gateway to success in these exciting fields. Join our ranks to make a lasting impact on the world stage!
Spring 2024 Application Deadline: December 1
Exclusive Benefits for Utah Valley University Students and Alumni
We are proud to offer Utah Valley University students and alumni outstanding benefits, including:
– $2,200 guaranteed scholarship per semester for IWP’s in-person academic programs, if accepted within IWP admissions guidelines
– Additional merit-based scholarships also available
– Tuition reduction from $650 to $500 per credit hour if enrolled in IWP’s online courses
– Retroactive for UVU alumni
– Early Assurance – Apply on or after April 30 of your Junior/3rd Year
Unlock Unparalleled Opportunities in Intelligence, National Security, and Diplomacy
At IWP, you will gain an in-depth understanding of statecraft and its various dimensions, with a focus on intelligence, national security, and diplomacy. Our curriculum is designed to provide you with the tools to become a leader in these vital fields, ensuring that you are prepared for the challenges and opportunities ahead.
Experience Washington, D.C.: The Heart of U.S. Policy and Diplomacy
Our campus is located in the vibrant city of Washington, D.C., the epicenter of U.S. policymaking and international relations. As an IWP student, you will have the opportunity to attend high-profile events, network with influential professionals, and immerse yourself in the dynamic atmosphere of our nation’s capital.
Launch Your Global Career: Join the Ranks of IWP Alumni
IWP graduates have secured influential positions in national security, intelligence, and diplomacy, both in the United States and around the world. By studying at IWP, you will join a network of accomplished alumni who are making a real difference in global affairs.
Launch Your Government Career
Our graduates are already serving at the highest levels of the State Department, Defense Department and other executive branch intelligence agencies. We provide a useful education to help you excel in your career and get the desk you deserve.
of our graduates get jobs in their field of interest
We meet with every student to map out a desired career path and strategy so you are the most competitive candidate
Where IWP Graduates Work
House of Representatives
Department of Homeland Security
Central Intelligence Agency
US Department of Defense
Department of State
What Our Graduates Do
Foreign Policy Analyst
National Security Analyst
Political Risk Consultant
Security Policy Advisor
International Relations Specialist
Defense Policy Analyst
Strategic Communications Specialist
Humanitarian Aid Worker
Government Affairs Specialist
The Institute’s unique courses offer specialized professional education not available anywhere. All courses enhance students’ capacity to understand and address major current issues. Students frequently learn from their classmates, some of whom are officials in agencies of the U.S. and foreign governments. They often receive career advice from, and establish valuable contacts with, fellow students, their professors, and guest lecturers.
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Ready to take your seat?
Utah Valley University students and alumni, the world needs your unique perspective and skills. By choosing IWP, you can leverage your distinctive identity and background to make a lasting impact on the global stage. Apply now and begin your journey towards an exciting and fulfilling career in intelligence, national security, and diplomacy!