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The Master of Science in Homeland Security (MSHS) program is administered by the School of Administrative Science (SAS) from the Metropolitan Campus and is conducted off-campus (week nights and Saturdays) and online. Both Petrocelli College of Continuing Education and SAS are dedicated to providing experiential learning to adults through non-traditional formats.
The program will focus on practical and theoretical aspects of enforcing and ensuring homeland security and would include areas of specialization. There will also be a strong emphasis on leadership throughout the program.
The goals of the program are to:
The MSHS program is a 36-credit graduate program divided into 12 courses. All students will be required to complete four mandatory courses: Homeland Security and Constitutional Issues; Research and Policy Analysis; Weapons of Mass Destruction/Terrorism Awareness; and Strategic Planning, Implementation, and Evaluation with a thesis. Certain areas of specialization have additional course requirements. The program is designed for off-campus and online delivery, although courses will also be offered in a blended-model with off-campus classes in a traditional classroom setting combined with online work.
Paulette Laubsch, Ph.D
|Donna Ganley, MAS|
Assistant to the Executive Associate Dean