Homeland Security Degrees

Central Pennsylvania College
Summerdale, Pa.

The Bachelor of Science degree program in Homeland Security Management will prepare students for the growing demand for qualified Homeland Security personnel at the local, state, and federal level. This program is designed to mirror the integrated nature of the myriad of disciplines falling under the auspices of the Homeland Security field, while providing an in-depth education, which draws these disciplines together. The Homeland Security Management degree pulls together elements of security, emergency management, and intelligence analysis to provide students with a broad understanding of the field while preparing them for the specialized nature of their future careers.

Central Penn Advantages for Homeland Security
Management Majors

  • A thorough comprehension of relevant bodies of law, the intelligence community, and international political, social, and cultural environments
  • Problem-solving and research ability relative to emergency and crisis management issues, principles, and procedures
  • A heightened appreciation for principles of management, leadership, administration and supervision
  • Computer literacy and proficiency in the use of software applications including, in part: Internet research, word processing, database management, spreadsheet administration, and proprietary programs applicable to research, writing, and analysis
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Technical skills in research, writing, and analysis, substantive case evaluation, and case preparation and management
  • The ability to collect, collate, analyze, and disseminate covert criminal, strategic, military, or proprietary corporate information
  • Professional maturity and preparedness to function effectively and professionally in adversarial environments