Master of Science in Criminal Justice - Terrorism and Homeland Security


Master of Science in Criminal Justice - Terrorism and Homeland Security Overview

The Master of Science in Criminal Justice with a specialization in Terrorism and Homeland Security is designed to prepare students to enter the workforce and to benefit those professionals seeking a graduate degree to help them advance in their law enforcement-related careers or enter a more specialized field. Terrorism and homeland security experts have become a vital component of the criminal justice and public safety systems in the United States in recent years and are called upon to act at the local, state, and national levels.

In addition to providing students with a comprehensive criminal justice education covering fundamental issues of criminal law, technology in law enforcement, and criminology, the Terrorism and Homeland Security degree offers program specific training on field techniques including interrogation guidelines and patrol procedures.

If you are a member of the New York Police Department, you are also eligible to take the NYPD Elective Classes.

Master of Science in Criminal Justice - Terrorism and Homeland Security Specialization

Students pursuing the Master of Science in Criminal Justice degree with a specialization in Terrorism and Homeland Security will gain the skills necessary to work in specialized areas of law enforcement and criminal justice. Experts in this area of criminal justice are commonly utilized as part of local and state police forces or federal law enforcement agencies such as the Department of Homeland Security. Job duties may include organizing and enacting responses to emergency situations ranging from manmade threats to natural disasters.

Aspen University graduates receive an education that will prepare them succeed in a variety of criminal justice-related positions. A core curriculum of classes including Criminal Law, Technology in Law Enforcement, and Criminology provides students with the fundamentals of their Criminal Justice degree, while courses on Terrorism and Homeland Security; Interview and Interrogation; Patrol Procedures; and Use of Force in Law Enforcement provide students with the specialized skills necessary to achieve their specific career goals.

Learn More

Speak to an Enrollment Advisor to learn more about Aspen University's online Master's in Criminal Justice with a specialization in Terrorism and Homeland Security program.
Phone: 1-800-373-7814
Email: enrollment@aspen.edu

Tuition Rates

  • $975 per Course
  • 12 Courses

  • $11,700 Tuition + Fees

Pay $325 per Month

Each month you'll make just one payment of $325, which we'll apply towards your tuition and fees. Your first payment is due on the first day of class and you'll be charged on the same day each month after that.