Bachelor of Arts in Homeland Security Studies
Sam Houston State University

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Arts in Homeland Security Studies from Sam Houston State University centers on the theory and practice of protecting the public from manmade and natural disasters, alike.  Ever since the September 11th attacks in the United States, institutes of higher education have developed programs to create critical thinkers required to keep the public safe.  If you are dedicated to the ultimate in public safety, this degree may be for you.  It combines coursework in a foreign language with subjects such as public health and transportation security.  Other class examples include:

  • Intelligence analysis
  • Border security
  • Global terrorism
  • Water security

The online BA in Homeland Security from Sam Houston State allows you some flexibility with course customization, based upon your career path.


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School Accreditation & Licensing

Sam Houston State University is accredited by:

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

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score