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Homeland Security - Information Assurance

Wilmington University

12 months
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537 USD/credit 16110 USD/year
537 USD/credit 16110 USD/year
488 USD/credit 14640 USD/year
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Homeland Security - Information Assurance at Wilmington University plays an ever-growing role in the protection and operation of our government, businesses, and lives. This fast-paced and constantly changing field has grown to encompass much more than simply "security." 

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Overview

The Master of Science in Homeland Security - Information Assurance is a dynamic program designed to prepare present and future leaders in the field of homeland security to address the problems and issues confronting their agencies and organizations. The Homeland Security program offers concentrations in Safety and Security, Organizational Leadership, and Information Assurance, addressing the need for graduate-level exposure to current topics in homeland security for leaders and those preparing to be leaders in the field. 

Learning outcomes

The program at Wilmington University provides the theoretical, methodological, and practical knowledge needed to pursue a degree beyond the master’s level. The degree has been developed in close consultation with the professional practitioners in the field and weaves the themes of scholarship, professional experience, ethics, and technology into the courses to meet the goals and objectives of the program. The Homeland Security degree is offered entirely online, providing working professionals, information assurance specialists, law enforcement and military personnel the flexibility to complete their degrees without compromising their professional and personal schedules.

The core of the program will provide solid theoretical, methodological, and practical knowledge needed to pursue a degree beyond the master’s level. This base of knowledge will prepare students to understand the issues involved and adapt to the ever-changing landscapes in homeland security. Courses have been carefully selected and designed in consultation with professional practitioners to ensure that the most current issues and topics are included in the curriculum. The faculty is carefully recruited from the field to ensure that the class presentations are as current as the events in the professional arena. The Capstone project is earned by completing a field practicum, a small project, or research study and by submitting a portfolio or final paper.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Planning for Information Security
  • Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Applied Systems
  • Operating System and Computer Systems Security
  • Web and Data Security

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • National students - Rolling admission

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Wilmington University Application for Admission

  • $35 non-refundable application fee

  • Copy of Permanent Resident Card

  • Official Transcripts from United States institutions

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16110 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 537 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    16110 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 537 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    14640 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 488 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for New Castle

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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