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Advance Your Career With The Online Master Of Professional Studies In Homeland Security Degree

Homeland security is at the forefront of today’s societal concerns. In this continually evolving environment of security challenges, both local and national, the need for comprehensive knowledge and innovative solutions has never been greater. To protect this country, leaders from all areas of law enforcement will need to unite to share their ideas and strategies. These professionals will need the education and training offered by the online Master of Professional Studies in Homeland Security from The George Washington University.

The College of Professional Studies has created the homeland security program to help develop tomorrow’s security leaders. Taught fully online, this program is led by faculty who have a professional background in security and safety, providing insight into the field of homeland security. The online format allows working professionals the flexibility to balance their lives and careers while enhancing skills that will help build their future.

This homeland security degree will prepare safety and security professionals with the strategic tools necessary to develop leadership skills as well as sector knowledge.

GW also offers a classroom-based option of The Master of Professional Studies in Homeland Security at our metro-DC location in Arlington, Virginia. Click here to learn more.

Online Homeland Security At A Glance

  • Created for professionals seeking to work in homeland security, private security, intelligence community, and public safety

  • Designed to provide the building blocks for greater career success, both in current and future positions

  • 100% online, providing convenience and flexibility

  • Developed by industry experts to supplement and enhance on-the-job experience

  • The George Washington University is regionally accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education


* Offer Details: Candidate must identify himself/herself to admissions advisor as a member of the FLEOA. Once launched, the offer is available only to new enrollees, not existing students. Funds are not payable directly to the student. Funds to be applied equally for each term. Funds cannot be applied to books or other expenses, including fees. Financial aid awards will need to be adjusted to eliminate any “overaward” so that the total financial aid assistance does not exceed the cost of attendance for the award period as defined by the Office of Financial Aid. With the exception of a GWU-approved leave of absence, continuous enrollment is required. Tuition-offset opportunity is available for students starting in 2017. Tuition-offset recipients who withdraw or are dropped from the program are not eligible to receive the funding; those students who re-apply are not eligible for the tuition-offset. Students forfeit their tuition-offset if they do not maintain satisfactory academic progress or if they separate from the institution. Tuition-offset opportunity is available for students starting in 2017. We reserve the right to terminate this promotion at any time. The decision of the George Washington University admissions review committee to admit a particular student is final.