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Homeland Security & Public Safety

Bachelor of Science

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4 years


Vincennes Campus



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Homeland Security & Public Safety

The Mission of the Vincennes Homeland Security Program is to educate students on national security, terrorism, crisis and emergency management, and corporate loss prevention through excellence and innovation in education and research taught by highly experienced homeland professionals.

The opportunities in this rapidly expanding field traverse many sectors, including law enforcement; public health; information analysis; infrastructure protection; chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear countermeasures; border and transportation security; emergency preparedness and response and other interesting and rewarding careers. 

Students in the Homeland Security program usually have an associate degree in law enforcement, conservation law enforcement, loss prevention, fire science, emergency management, or emergency medical services, and are looking to take the next step in pursuing their careers.

Homeland Security and Public Safety Bachelor Degree

A bachelor's degree in Homeland Security will qualify you for positions in the federal government. The Federal Bureau of Investigation, Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms, and the Drug Enforcement Agency are just a few agencies that require four year degrees. The Homeland Security program at Vincennes University is a four-year bachelor’s degree that students may now enroll in as freshmen.

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Vincennes University has been identified as one of the best value colleges for a homeland security online degree in our recent ranking. The ranking considered tuition cost, financial aid availability, customization options, the type of program offered, and any “wow” factors. Our editors noted that this is one of the best homeland security online degrees in the country. Read Full Article

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The Best Schools has ranked the Homeland Security Bachelor's program in the top 40 across the nation. The rankings and information

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