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Business Administration - Homeland Security, M.B.A.

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The concentration in homeland security is beneficial for those students interested in learning more about homeland security issues and how they can leverage this knowledge to best prepare their firms to timely and appropriately respond to internal and external threats.

About

 A number of homeland security issues will be addressed and include, but are not necessarily limited to an analysis of domestic and international threats; mitigation or prevention of threats; and response to terrorism through an understanding of psychosocial, behavioral, criminological, and emergency management theories.

Accreditation

 Officially accredited and/or recognized by the The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, Park University is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Principles of Disaster and Emergency Management
  • Public Policy and Disaster 
  • Current Issues in Homeland Security 
  • Global Comparative Emergency Management 

      Detailed Programme Facts

      • Programme intensity Full-time
      • Languages
        • English
      • Delivery mode
        Blended

      English Language Requirements

      • Minimum required score:

        5.5

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      • Minimum required score:

        69

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      • Minimum required score:

        525

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      Academic Requirements

      You need the following GPA score:

      Required score: 2.5

      Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

      Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

      General Requirements

      • Completed online Park University application form. Please indicate your country of citizenship and country of residence, even if they are the same as the country of birth.
      • Non-refundable application fee of $75.00 paid as part of application form.
      • Application fee includes express I-20 mailing fee if admitted
      • Official or unofficial transcripts from your university. Certified English translations of the transcripts should be provided for transcripts that are in a language other than English. A 2.5 cumulative (overall) GPA is required for full admission.
      • An official ITEP minimum academic score of 3.7.

            Tuition Fee

            • International

              549 USD/credit
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            • National

              549 USD/credit
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            Living costs for Parkville

            • 800 - 1300 USD/month
              Living Costs

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

            Funding

            First time prospective students to the Parkville Daytime campus are eligible to apply for Endowed Scholarships. In order to be considered for Endowed Scholarships, students must be admitted to Park University for the 2017-2018 academic year and complete the below online application. Endowed Scholarships can be stacked with academic and athletic scholarships. There is no GPA or ACT requirement to be considered for Endowed Scholarships. 

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