Public Safety Administration, Master | Columbus State University | Columbus, United States
12 months
Duration
9804 USD/year
9804 USD/year
2520 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Command College, in association with Columbus State University, provides a program of study in Public Safety Administration that goes beyond what is currently available in public safety executive and management development courses, serving as a "graduate school" for public safety executives. 

Overview

We offer a master degree in Public Safety Administration at Columbus State University. To meet present and future training and educational needs of public safety executives, the Command College offers a study program that is distinctive, flexible and comprehensive.

Learning Outcomes

  • Completion of this degree program will provide graduates with the skills to lead public service agencies effectively. Specifically, graduates will
  • Describe and assess, in writing and in class discussions, the central concepts of human resource management.
  • Identify and assess, in writing, trends in civil and legal liabilities.
  • Develop mock strategic plans and effectively assess existing strategic plans embedded in case studies.
  • Apply the central concepts of efficient administration in the context of case studies.
  • Apply a standard of ethics and fairness amid political, legal, fiscal, and cultural complexities presented in case studies.
  • In a semester long research project, identify, assess, and develop a plan that uses the type of data that can inform executive-level decisions in public safety agencies.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Leadership in Public Safety Administration
  • Human Resource Management and Development
  • Fiscal Management and Public Finance
  • Applied Research in Public Safety Administration
  • Organizational and Management Realities
  • Strategic Planning and Policy Development

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must currently be in a supervisory or managerial position in a public safety agency, with significant responsibilities in the areas of management of personnel, interpretation of policies or supervision of other crucial agency functions.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    9804 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4902 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    9804 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4902 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    2520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1260 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Columbus

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Our partners

Public Safety Administration
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Columbus State University
Public Safety Administration
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Columbus State University

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