Master of Arts in Security Management
American Public University System

Program Details

The online master’s degree in Security Management takes an in-depth look at the principles, theories, and applications related to this field. The program prepares graduates for career advancement opportunities in federal or local government, military service, law enforcement, or private security organizations.

The curriculum covers asset protection, loss prevention management, security program evaluation, international security, and security management ethics and administration. Knowledgeable employees are needed across all industries to help develop security plans and protect data and other valuable assets. Graduates will understand how to implement these measures through a combination of traditional approaches and new technologies.

Some of the course topics available to students include:

  • Homeland security and defense
  • Protective services
  • Computer crime
  • Industrial espionage
  • Airport security design

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

American Public University System is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)