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Homeland Security Studies

Sam Houston State University

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
20398 USD/year
20398 USD/year
10438 USD/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
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About

The Master of Science in Homeland Security Studies at Sam Houston State University is a specialized degree program that will produce professionals who are best qualified to meet the unique needs of the criminal justice system and homeland security.

Overview

The broad educational objective is to develop managers and leaders who possess expertise in both theoretical and experiential dimensions of security management. Graduates will be knowledgeable of pragmatic issues but will also operate on the cutting edge of strategic issues facing security in the future.

Learning outcomes

The face-to-face Homeland Security Studies program at Sam Houston State University is run as a cohort and enrollment is available in the Fall term only. Students may be admitted to the online program in the Fall, Spring or Summer terms.

The Master of Science in Homeland Security Studies is a unique program that provides a comprehensive security management program to individuals wanting to advance their knowledge, skills, and qualifications within the dynamic field of security. This specialized degree program will produce professionals who are best qualified to meet the intersecting demands of the criminal justice system and homeland security. The broad educational objective of the program is to graduate managers and leaders, individuals who will possess expertise in both theoretical and experiential dimensions of security management.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Foundations of Homeland Security
  • Res Meth-Homeland Security Studies
  • Unconventional Threats
  • Law and Ethics in Homeland Security
  • Critical Infrastructur Protection
  • Global Perspectives in Homeland Security
  • Information and Intelligence Management
  • Digital Forensics Investigation
  • Digital Security
  • Internship
  • Capstone

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Summer application deadline for international students - 01 February

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit the ApplyTexas.org Application (International) and pay the nonrefundable application fee of $75 in U.S. currency via MasterCard, American Express, VISA, Discover Card, money order or check drawn on a U.S. bank.
  • Submit official transcripts from all college coursework.
  • Submit the official credentials evaluation.
  • If transcripts are from a school outside of the U.S. the document must be translated and evaluated by a NACES accredited service or SDR Educational Consultants

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20398 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10199 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    20398 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10199 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    10438 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5219 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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