Grand strategy: the plans developed by national leaders to confront global challenges and opportunities.


Why Study AGS at Duke?

At Duke we have distinctive strengths in political science and public policy, including a diversity of experience across the partisan divide, as well as a rich tradition of close collaboration with military and diplomatic history.  AGS is a signature program for Duke students interested in national security policymaking.

  • Summer Fellowships awarded to help fund summer internships or research opportunities related the American Grand Strategy
  • Exclusive opportunities to meet with prominent speakers in small group settings
  • Engage in field trips, simulations, battlefield staff rides, and other experiential learning opportunities
  • Become a part of our network of policy, national security, and political science alumni and experts