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Master On Campus

Public Safety Leadership and Administration

University of Maryland

12 months
Duration
1706 USD/credit 51180 USD/year
1706 USD/credit 51180 USD/year
768 USD/credit 23040 USD/year
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About

The Master of Professional Studies in Public Safety Leadership and Administration at the University of Maryland provides advanced leadership training to personnel working in the area of public safety, including professions in law enforcement, first response, social services, or administrative agencies coordinating with the judicial system. 

Overview

Key facts:

  • The curriculum combines lessons in organizational leadership, cultural competency, law enforcement, criminal justice, and data interpretation to prepare law enforcement and public safety professionals for leadership roles. Students will be trained on evaluating organizations for best practices, implementing policies that impact the capacity to lead organizations, and understanding social interaction and human behavior to solve complex problems. A student successfully completing this degree will be able to evaluate their organization, provide innovative recommendations, rationally evaluate data and statistics, and more deftly manage interpersonal conflict. 
  • This Public Safety Leadership and Administration program is a collaboration between the University of Maryland-Baltimore Carey School of Law, the University of Maryland-College Park Department of Sociology, and the University of Maryland-College Park Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leadership In Diverse Organizations
  • Applied Research Methods And Technology Training Approaches
  • Power And Status In Organizations
  • Civil Legal Issues In Policing
  • Technology In Modern Policing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Statement of Purpose
  • Transcript(s)
  • TOEFL/IELTS/PTE
  • Letters of Recommendation (3)
  • CV/Resume
  • Supplementary Application

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    51180 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1706 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    51180 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1706 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    23040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 768 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for College Park

1676 - 2838 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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