Master of Science in Integrated Homeland Security Management
Towson University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Integrated Homeland Security Management from Towson University was created to meet the ongoing need to protect our national infrastructure from manmade or natural disasters.  Whether operating in government, business or other institutions, this program is intended to create professionals who can:

  • Identify critical agency infrastructures and their correlations
  • Develop and implement emergency responses in crises
  • Lead planning teams
  • Analyze, research and develop security strategies

This MS requires you to select one specialization.  However, you must also take one class in each area that you do not specialize in to broaden your scope of knowledge and to understand the inter-relationships among them.  The specializations are:

  • Preparedness
  • Information assurance
  • Security policy

There is a capstone project where you will work 1:1 with a faculty member to develop a solution to a real-life dilemma and achieve your desired outcome.  This online MS degree from Towson will provide a solid foundation upon which you can advance your career in homeland security. 

Towson University recognizes and participates in the Order of the Sword & Shield National Honor Society.

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Towson 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)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Essay/Writing Sample, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Three years post-bachelor’s experience working in health, information technology, security or related areas

Restricted States

Alabama, Arkansas, Hawaii, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, US Territories, Utah, Wisconsin, Wyoming