MS in Terrorism & Homeland Security Policy

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Prepare for the next generation of homeland security.

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Earn Your MS in Terrorism and Homeland Security Policy

Develop strategic, policy-based solutions to combat terrorism at federal, state, and local levels while addressing both current and future threats with your Master in Terrorism and Homeland Security Policy. Be prepared for the next generation of homeland security.

  • Learn from international experts in terrorism and national security research, just steps away from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security
  • Gain a foundation in the fields of criminology, law, and public policy
  • Acquire skills needed for a career in intelligence or homeland security

At-a-glance

33 Credit Hours

Next Application Deadline: November 1

Classes Start: Spring 2018

Program Details

  • 33 credit hours of approved graduate coursework with at least 18 credit hours at the 600-level
  • Foundational seminars and electives
  • Robust research requirements
  • National Security Law and Policy
  • Cyber Threats/Security
  • Domestic Terrorism and Political Violence
  • Terrorism, Crime, and Public Policy
  • Spring Admission: November 1, 2017
  • Fall Admission: February 15, 2018

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86 percent of graduates are working, continuing their education, or both

Our Grads Thrive in All Economic Sectors

  • 48% Working in Government
  • 31% Working at a For-profit
  • 21% Working at a Nonprofit

Featured Employers

  • Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) 
  • Department of Homeland Security (DHS) 
  • Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) 
  • National Geospatial Intelligence Agency (NGA) 
  • Department of State

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