Master of Science in Homeland Security
Northwestern State University of Louisiana

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Homeland Security program helps students understand the emerging issues of globalization and the “new world order.”  Students will study transnational security issues, international and domestic terrorism, the identification and interorganizational characteristics of terror groups and transnational organized crime, and the balance between constitutional issues and homeland security.  You will also take courses in cyberwarfare, network security, cyberforensics, and intelligence analysis while learning about diplomacy, leadership, ethics, counterterrorism, advanced criminal investigation, and conflict resolution.

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Northwestern State University of Louisiana is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)