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MS in Management - Homeland Security

Students enrolled in Colorado Technical University's Master of Science in Management with a concentration in Homeland Security program have the opportunity to learn about terrorism and the various terror threats targeting the United States. Learn more about Colorado Technical University's Master of Science in Management with a concentration in Homeland Security program here.

Official Program Name:

Master of Science in Management with a concentration in Homeland Security

School Offering Program:

Colorado Technical University

Degree Level:

Master's

Program Prerequisites:

Applicants to CTU's Master of Science in Management with a concentration in Homeland Security should have an interest in studying terrorism and homeland security. Applicants to Colorado Technical University's programs should have already earned a high school diploma or equivalent.

Program Description:

CTU's Master of Science in Management with a concentration in Homeland Security program is designed to teach students about fear management, dynamics of terrorism, technology solutions for homeland security, vulnerability analysis and protection, and homeland security and government. The seven concentration courses were developed based upon the master's degree program in homeland security offered by the U.S. Naval Postgraduate School.

Learning Format:

Offered online and at selected campuses

Financial Aid:

Financial aid is available for those who qualify, and Colorado Technical University's Staff help students identify aid options. Aid opportunities include federal grants; military aid; and federal, state, and private lending programs. Financial aid options differ based on the program's learning format.

Total Credits Required:

44 credits

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Required Courses for a Master of Science in Management with a Concentration in Homeland Security:

Program and course requirements are subject to change. Contact Colorado Technical University to confirm the most accurate information before enrolling in a program.

Core Courses

  • EMBA 690: Strategic Management in Dynamic Environments (4 credits)
  • INTD 670: Leadership and Ethical Decision-Making (4 credits)
  • MGMT 600: Applied Managerial Decision-Making (4 credits)
  • MGMT 605: Graduate Research Methods (4 credits)

Concentration Courses

  • HLS 600: Homeland Security Fundamentals (4 credits)
  • HLS 610: Dynamics of Terrorism (4 credits)
  • HLS 620: Technology Solutions for HLS (4 credits)
  • HLS 630: Organizational and Policy Challenges (4 credits)
  • HLS 640: Vulnerability Analysis and Protection (4 credits)
  • HLS 650: Homeland Security and Government (4 credits)
  • HLS 660: Psychology of Fear Management (4 credits)

Post-Graduation Opportunities

Career Paths:

Graduates of Colorado Technical University's Master of Science in Management with a concentration in Homeland Security program could pursue administrative positions with homeland security, state and local governments, other Federal agencies, and law enforcement organizations. Career paths with the Department of Homeland Security could include law enforcement, cybersecurity, acquisitions, and border security.

Some potential job titles could include:

  • Transportation management analyst
  • Protective security advisor
  • National security program specialist
  • Federal emergency coordinator

CTU does not guarantee employment or salary. University grants or scholarships are based on established criteria as published in the University's catalog and are awarded after verification that the conditions of eligibility have been met.

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