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Homeland Security (Online) Program Overview

Homeland Security is a great choice for a major if you want to work on the front lines and be involved with emergencies as they happen. People who excel in this field aren’t averse to confronting a disaster directly.

Whether you’re interested in working in counter intelligence for the FBI or want to pursue a new career path with FEMA or in corporate security, this program will give you the tools required to succeed.

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Learning Experiences

Intern with law enforcement agencies, county EMA agencies and the Advanced Technical Intelligence Center.

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Sample Curriculum

Career Opportunities

  • The Department of Homeland Security has a vital mission to secure the nation from the many threats we face. More than 240,000 people are employed in jobs that range from aviation and border security to emergency response.
  • The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that protective service jobs will grow by 3%, which is 95,200 new jobs, between 2019 and 2029.
  • Our graduates may go on to positions with:
    • Coast Guard
    • Corporate Security
    • Federal Emergency Management Agency
    • Federal Bureau of Investigation
    • Immigration and Customs Enforcement
    • Secret Service
    • U.S. Customs
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