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Homeland Security Studies Master of Science

  • $1,000 scholarships for new 100% online students
  • Ranked #1 in Best Online Graduate Criminal Justice Programs by U.S. News & World Reports
  • Faculty recognized as #1 most productive researchers nationally by Journal of Criminal Justice Education
  • Consistent with the Homeland Security Enterprise model

The Master of Science in Homeland Security Studies is a specialized degree program that will produce professionals who are best qualified to meet the unique needs of the criminal justice system and homeland security.

The broad educational objective is to develop managers and leaders who possess expertise in both theoretical and experiential dimensions of security management. Graduates will be knowledgeable of pragmatic issues but will also operate on the cutting edge of strategic issues facing security in the future.

Students may be admitted to the online program in the Fall, Spring or Summer terms.

Award Winning Education

U.S. News & World Reports Ranking for Best in Online Graduate Criminal Justice

Ranked 1st in the Nation for Best Online Graduate Criminal Justice Programs

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