Master of Professional Studies in Homeland Security / Geospatial Intelligence
Pennsylvania State University

Program Details

The online MPS in Homeland Security / Geospatial Intelligence degree program from Penn State's World Campus prepares students for careers as: geospatial analysts, geospatial intelligence specialists, senior imagery analysts, imagery analysts, intelligence analysts, spectral analysts, GEOINT data specialists, crime analysts, and more. The knowledge you acquire in this program can be applied to areas such as:

  • Investigating organized crime and serial criminal activity
  • Anticipating and preventing terrorist activities
  • Detecting and assessing threats from criminal and terrorist groups 
  • Preparing for and responding to emergencies and disasters
  • Gaining a geographic advantage over an adversary 

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Pennsylvania State University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

GRE, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent