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Homeland Security - Military Leadership

Wilmington University

M.Sc.
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Duration
525 USD/credit
477 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
Anytime
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About

Earn a homeland security degree that's relevant to your career. Gain hands-on field experience in security preparedness and work under the direction of faculty who are experienced professionals.

Overview

The Master of Science in Homeland Security 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. The program 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.

Program Design

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.

Additionally, the program has a built-in flexibility that respects the professional and personal commitments and responsibilities that today’s learners have while pursuing their goal of advanced academic studies. The Master of Science in Homeland Security program is designed and delivered entirely online. This offers the students the convenience of completing their degrees while working toward career advancement.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Strategic Leadership and Decision Making
  • Military Leadership Skills
  • The Role of the Guard
  • Joint Force Operations

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus, Blended, Online

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.
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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).
5.5

Other requirements

General requirements

    • Submit a Graduate Application - A $35 non-refundable application fee is required.
    • Register for your first course, MHS 7033
    • Submit official transcripts (prior to completing your first course) - Transcripts should reflect the following: Graduation from a nationally accredited baccalaureate program.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    525 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
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  • National

    477 USD/credit
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    Based on the original amount of 477 USD per credit and a duration of  .

Funding

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