Doctor of Philosophy in Critical Infrastructure
Capitol Technology University

Program Details

The Doctor of Philosophy in Critical Infrastructure is an online homeland security degree from Capitol Technology University.  Critical infrastructure supports every aspect of our lives and are vital to our security, economy, public health, and safety.  Therefore, security experts are needed to protect against virtual attacks and through this degree you will be prepared to contribute to the creation of an infrastructure that is resilient against multiple threats.  

This is a research-based degree, based mostly on independent study that is guided by an academic advisor.  This online homeland security degree teaches students about traditional and technological techniques of communicating ideas effectively and persuasively while preparing them to evaluate complex problems, synthesize various perspectives and ideas fully, and to develop advanced solutions to Critical Infrastructure challenges.  Students can choose between two options for degree completion:

  • Dissertation
  • Publication

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Capitol Technology University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • Minimum five years direct work experience