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Bachelor of Science in Homeland Security

Program Details

University of Maryland University College (UMUC) offers the online Bachelor of Science in Homeland Security. This degree develops the knowledge, skills, and abilities needed for management and leadership in homeland security. The coursework is designed to provide you with a global outlook, interpersonal skills, leadership abilities, and awareness of current issues in domestic and international security. Students will use actual homeland security information taken straight from government sources in assignments.

Coursework topics include the following:

  • international and domestic terrorism
  • legal and political issues
  • infrastructure protection
  • international relations
  • intelligence operations
  • strategic planning
  • evaluation


High school diploma or the equivalent

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education