online Master Of Arts for Homeland Security Professionals

Through this online program, graduate students explore a broad array of existing and emerging homeland security threats. The program addresses critical topics including homeland defense, intelligence and homeland security, terrorism, consequence management and interagency collaboration. Our instructors are practitioners, many with unparalleled experience safeguarding the nation as military, intelligence, emergency management, public safety and homeland security leaders.

Courses are taught entirely online, which enables motivated professionals to complete a respected master's degree without sacrificing their current obligations at work or at home. Students can specialize in relevant homeland security issues such as weapons of mass destruction, crisis management, narcotics (as a homeland security issues), international homeland security, general national security, terrorism, emergency management, public health, and much more. Students join an online community of homeland security professionals and volunteers who heed the call to protect their community and make a difference in the event of a disaster.

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Concentrations are designed to help you group courses together so you can further specialize in your field and pursue a more focused path to degree completion.

Explore the concentrations available for this program.

  • Business Administration
  • Counterterrorism Studies
  • Criminal Justice
  • Cyber
  • Emergency Management and Public Health
  • General
  • Intelligence Studies
  • Transportation Security

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Lance Arnold
Lance Arnold
M.A., Criminal Justice

The pursuit of my degree taught me some valuable life and educational lessons that developed me into a better leader and more valuable asset to my agency.

Colt Tallent
Colt Tallent
B.A., Intelligence Studies

The education I received has proven invaluable as I advance within the realm of intelligence studies, and it has no doubt enhanced my competitiveness in meeting the needs of U.S. national security.

Chanda Chann
Chanda Chann
B.A., Management

At each and every step of the way I had the support needed to move toward the ultimate goal—graduation and pursuing my career ambitions.

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Undergraduate $270 per credit hour $250/credit hour with military grant Graduate $350 per credit hour $325/credit hour with military grant

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