Academics

Upper Level Core Courses: 42 Credit Hours

27 common core credits required for both tracks and 15 specialty credits for each track.

Common Core Courses (27 Credit Hours)

DSC 3013 - Introduction to Homeland Security (3 Credit Hours)
DSC 3554 - Critical Infrastructure and Risk Analysis (3 Credit Hours)
FES 3833 - Emerging Issues in Environmental Disaster Management (3 Credit Hours)
FES 4014 - Evolution of Emergency Management (3 Credit Hours)
PAD 3820 - Foundations of Public Safety Administration (3 Credit Hours)
PAD 3821 - Contemporary Issues in Public Safety/Homeland Security (3 Credit Hours)
PAD 4046 - Values, Ethics and Conflict Resolution (3 Credit Hours)
PAD 4204 - Public Finance (3 Credit Hours)
PAD 4603 - Administrative Law (3 Credit Hours)
PAD 4878 - Public Safety Administration/Homeland Security Capstone (3 Credit Hours)

Homeland Security Track

Core Courses (15 Credit Hours)

DSC 3243 - Industrial Security (3 Credit Hours)
CJE 3361 - Management of Specialized law Enforcement (3 Credit Hours)
DSC 4038 - Terrorism and Emergency Management (3 Credit Hours)
DSC 4594 - Intelligence Analysis (3 Credit Hours)
CJE 4668 - Computer Crime (3 Credit Hours)

Public Safety Track

Core Courses (15 Credit Hours)

DSC 3214 - Catastrophic Event Response Planning (3 Credit Hours)
PAD 3311 - Program Planning and Evaluation (3 Credit Hours)
PAD 3874 - Community Relations Theory and Practice (3 Credit Hours)
PAD 4204 - Public Finance (3 Credit Hours)
PAD 4414 - Human Resource Management Skills (3 Credit Hours)

 

 

 

 

 

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