Bachelor of Science Public Safety

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Program Description

The University of West Alabama’s online Bachelor of Science in Public Safety is designed to increase the incomes and career opportunities of first responders. As you progress through the program, you’ll adopt general skills that will improve your communication, reporting, time management, psychology, counseling and law enforcement. As a result, your advancement opportunities will multiply.

Those who have a bachelor’s degree in another field may earn a second degree from the University of West Alabama Online simply by completing the major course requirements, which on average take less than a year to finish. As one of the most affordable institutions in the state, you can pay for this second degree often for less than $10,000.

Additionally, those with professional time in the field can use that experience toward technical credit. Up to 30 hours of course credit can be transferred in this capacity. The professional certifications that you receive in the field may also be considered for course credit.

As a fully online, flexible and accommodating program designed for working professionals, graduates can expect to move onto exciting careers in law enforcement, homeland security, government, intelligence, courts, corrections, fire, EMS, emergency management and many more. Request more information about the program today.

Last updated Oct 2020

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The University of West Alabama Online is dedicated to making your education as affordable as possible. Discover what it will cost — and how much you’ll save.

The University of West Alabama Online is dedicated to making your education as affordable as possible. Discover what it will cost — and how much you’ll save. Read less