Master of Professional Studies in Homeland Security
Pennsylvania State University

Program Details

The online MPS in Homeland Security degree program from Pennsylvania State University is designed to provide students with a fundamental understanding of homeland security in a global context and prepare them for careers in both the public and private sector. Courses cover a range of topics such as:

  • Homeland Security Administration, Policies & Programs
  • Social & Ethical Issues
  • Violence, Threats, Terror & Insurgency
  • Disaster Communication
  • U.S. Homeland Security Law


  • Baccalaureate degree
  • Official transcripts
  • 3.0 minimum GPA
  • Letter(s) of recommendation
  • Statement of purpose
  • Resume
  • GRE scores, if applicable
  • TOEFL, if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education