Military Studies (MILS) is an interdisciplinary program with the primary focus of educating students about military practices and institutions throughout history and around the world to prepare them for worldwide leadership and service.
About the Photo Napoleon Bonaparte dominated Europe during the early nineteenth century and is considered by many to be a military genius because of the many changes that he implemented in strategy, tactics, and organization. Learn more about his career and his theories on military affairs in HIS 2370: History of Warfare.
Why Minor in Military Studies? Even though this subject lends itself to the study of warfare (regular and irregular), it also includes many factors beyond the traditional battlefield such as diplomacy, leadership, ethics, and public service. Requirements and Courses Because Military Studies is an interdisciplinary program, students will take a variety of courses that include History, Political Science, Classics, Religion, and other relevant subjects. Who Can Minor in Military Studies? Anyone! You do not have to be in any particular college or major, nor must you be a member of ROTC. As long as you have an interest in anything to do with the military, you are welcome to join.