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