Master in Homeland Security

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Program Description

Homeland Security events including issues involving terrorism, emergency management, and disaster management, relief and mitigation populate news headlines every day. The need has never been so great for trained professionals in the various fields of Homeland Security. These professionals are needed by government agencies, commercial enterprises, and private sector businesses. The Master of Science in Homeland Security will prepare students for careers in these fields as professionals trained, educated, and prepared to recognize, evaluate, prepare and respond to incidents involving terrorism, man-made or natural disasters, and other Homeland Security-related issues.

Graduates will:

  • Attain mastery in the diverse fields of study related to homeland security.
  • Engage in and conduct complex and advanced analysis of homeland security-related issues.
  • Learn to communicate both orally and verbally in a manner commensurate with the professional requirements of homeland security professionals.
  • Understand how to apply discipline-specific knowledge in a professional setting.
  • Develop methods of engaging and empowering others with ethical values through leadership and by example.

Degree Earned

Total Number of Credits

Delivery Format

Locations

MS

30

  • On-ground (day and evening)
  • Online
  • Hybrid (online and on-ground)

Buffalo

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What can you do with this degree?

Medaille alumni have gone on to careers as:
  • Loss Prevention
  • Law Enforcement
  • Customs and Border Protection/Border Patrol
  • Cyber Security
  • Legal and Political Analysis
  • Emergency Management
  • The Military
  • The Transportation Security Administration (TSA)

Program format

Online
  • Seven-week term.
  • The online program has no scheduled class times — while there are weekly due dates, you can complete your coursework on a schedule that works best for you.
  • Complete your degree in as little as 12 months.
  • The program starts in fall, spring, and summer.

Medaille fits your life

At Medaille College, we understand the challenges of being a working adult with high career aspirations. That’s why Medaille’s Adult & Graduate programs are designed specifically to fit your already busy schedule. With Medaille, you can earn your degree and still have time for work and family. Medaille College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

  • Personalized support.
  • Guaranteed classes.
  • Collaborative learning environment.
  • Financial aid and scholarships are available.
Last updated October 2019

About the School

Medaille College is a private, nonsectarian four-year college with campuses in Buffalo, Rochester and online. Medaille focuses on your success as a student and as a future professional by offering und ... Read More

Medaille College is a private, nonsectarian four-year college with campuses in Buffalo, Rochester and online. Medaille focuses on your success as a student and as a future professional by offering undergraduate and graduate degree programs in hands-on, practitioner-based learning environments on campus and in the Western New York community. Read less
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