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Master of Science in Public Safety Administration

Program Details

Online Master of Science in Public Safety Administration

Navigate the complex challenges of public safety at the local, state and federal levels through applied theories and practices surrounding risk management and crisis intervention. The online MS in Public Safety Administration program teaches you the unique nuances of managing public safety and leading teams in this evolving field.

Degree Highlights:

  • 100% online format
  • Complete within 2 years
  • Prestigious alumni community
  • Networking opportunities

You will also develop a comprehensive understanding of the fundamentals involved in emergency management and response, environmental protection and public safety. This robust graduate program provides you with the ethical framework to influence your decision-making as a public safety professional.

Why choose Lewis University?

  • Relatable and engaging coursework that provides you with the ethical framework to influence your decision-making as a social justice and public safety professional.
  • Experienced faculty who are actively serving on the front lines of public safety leadership.
  • Online learning format is convenient and effective allowing you to pursue your advanced professional goals without interrupting your current career.

Requirements

  • A bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
  • Full admission requires 3.0 GPA or higher on a 4.0 scale
  • Provisional admission may be granted for GPA under 3.0 on a 4.0 scale and completion of 9 credit hours in the program with a GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • 24 years of age
  • 3 years of work experience
  • Official academic transcripts
  • Personal essay
  • Two letters of recommendation

Accreditation & Licensing

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