Find yourself on the front lines of this in-demand field when you earn your Bachelor's Degree in Homeland Security at Wichita State University.
The fully online BS in Homeland Security meets the growing US demand for employees with expertise in the security field by preparing you for employment in operational, management and policy levels.
This degree offers specialized learning in:
- Emergency Management
- Terrorism Studies
If you're just beginning your Bachelor's degree, you can complete the full program completely online. If your goal is to finish what you've started, transfer credits are accepted from regionally accredited institutions.
$320.41 per credit hour*
*Based on 2017-2018 tuition rates and may be subject to change.
This is a full bachelor's program which requires completion of 120 overall credits, typically a 4 year program.
WSU will accept transfer credits from regionally accredited institutions.
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The BS in Homleand Security at Wichita State will prepare you to serve in this growing and in-demand field. Begin or advance your career in the public or private sector in areas such as:
Students who complete this program are also excellent candidates to pursue graduate studies in related fields.
The WSU Online Bachelor of Science in Homeland Security (HLS) provides students with a foundation in security, with specialized learning in emergency management, terrorism studies, or cybersecurity.
The online BS in Homeland Security degree combines WSU's General Education requirements with a solid core of homeland security courses. This four-year program can be completed fully online, transfer credits are accepted from regionally accredited community colleges and universities.
120 overall credits required*
*Transfer credits may be accepted from regionally accredited institutions.
HLS 190 Introduction to Homeland Security
HLS 310 Emergency Management
HLS 312 Risk Assessment
HLS 320 Border Security
HLS 330 Legal Issues in Homeland Security
HLS 401 Cyber Security
HLS 403 Physical Security
HLS 405 Intelligence Process
HLS 420 Terrorism
CJ 407 Research Methods
CJ 510 Crime and Transportation
ENGL 210 Business, Professional and Technical Writing
SPAN 212 Spanish for Law Enforcement
A degree from Wichita State's Online Homeland Security program will put you on a path to many in-demand and important careers. In addition to law enforcement, a degree in Homeland Security can open doors to opportunities in emergency management, border protection, counterterrorism, cybersecurity and transportation security.
Applications are accepted for fall, spring and summer admissions. The application for admission to WSU is available at wichita.edu/apply
Priority admission deadlines are:
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