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Master of Science in Criminal Justice / Homeland Security

Program Details

The Master of Science in Criminal Justice – Homeland Security concentration is an option for students in the criminal justice discipline that are focused on careers/missions within the homeland security realm. This program is designed specifically to develop the homeland security knowledge base and skills essential to those who will become the leaders in policy development, planning and decision-making in the criminal justice system.

Students can expect the following outcomes with this degree:

  • Work in a leadership role in a criminal justice environment, with a focus on homeland security
  • Possess the knowledge and skills to be a competitive candidate to secure a leadership position in a criminal justice organization with a focus on homeland security
  • Abide by the professional and ethical standards established by criminal justice and homeland security agencies
  • Possess the knowledge and skills to fulfill the policymaking responsibilities of a leader in a criminal justice organization with a focus on homeland security

Requirements

Baccalaureate degree earned with a CGPA of 2.0 or higher. Transcripts. Interview. Possible entrance essay.

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Restrictions

Not authorized for residents of CA or MA.