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Homeland Security and Public Safety Programs
A Herzing University degree in Homeland Security and Public Safety can be applied to many careers within the security, emergency, and law enforcement fields. Students who begin with an Associate Degree in Criminal Justice and can then roll their credits into either the Bachelor of Science in Homeland Security and Public Safety or the Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice program. Or, students can enroll directly into the bachelor degree program and finish it in as little as three years.
Homeland Security and Public Safety Program Comparison Chart
Program availability varies by location.
|Associate and Associate of Applied Science in Criminal Justice||60||20|
|Associate and Associate of Applied Science in Public Safety||60||20|
|Bachelor of Science in Homeland Security and Public Safety With No Minor or Concentration||122||36|
|Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice With a Concentration in Homeland Security||122||36|
Associate and Associate of Applied Science in Criminal Justice
Students gain the academic foundation of general education courses as well develop career capabilities in areas such as intelligence data analysis, criminalistics, forensics and emergency management. Graduates have a well-rounded approach to working within the public safety sector and are prepared for entry-level positions in all related career fields. Download Program Course Sheet
Associate and Associate of Applied Science in Public Safety
Graduates from this degree program will be prepared for entry-level positions in a wide range of public safety fields. Topics of study include criminal law, corrections, homeland security, emergency management, and juvenile justice. Download Program Course Sheet
Bachelor of Science in Homeland Security and Public Safety with No Minor or Concentration
This degree program is designed to prepare professionals who will be responsible for identifying potential terrorist targets and maintaining public safety. The core courses in homeland security, public safety, and criminal justice are completed in this degree as well as an individual capstone project. It also allows students who have taken many courses at a different institution to transfer more credits. Download Program Course Sheet
Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice with a Concentration in Homeland Security
Designed for those who do not wish to transfer a large number of previous college credits, students in this degree program move beyond the core criminal justice and homeland security and public safety programs with coursework in criminal psychology and investigation, narcotics and financial crimes. Download Program Course Sheet
The information below reflects aggregated data from all of the Herzing University campuses that have students enrolled in the specified program in the specified time period. The information does not reflect data regarding individual campuses unless only one campus had students in this cohort. The reporting period used to obtain this data is 7/1/2011-6/30/2012. The term "cohort" refers to the group of students with data in this specified reporting period. "No Information Available" when referring to the "Number of Graduates" means that no students graduated from the specified program within the specified reporting period. If there were less than 10 graduates in a program, on-time completion data was not disclosed for that program and these areas are noted with "No Information Available". For a more detailed description of how the data was calculated please refer to the Disclosure Methodology located here http://www.herzing.edu/files/2013Disclosures-Methodology.pdf .
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This program does not have any certifications or licensures associated with it.