Capella University

Bachelor of Science in Public Safety with a Homeland Security Specialization

The Bachelor of Science in Public Safety with a Homeland Security specialization from Capella University prepares students to manage public security in conjunction with federal resources to help protect the nation's citizens, lands, and property.

Students in Capella University's Homeland Security bachelor's degree study a wide range of topics surrounding homeland security, including:

  • Domestic and international terrorism
  • Multijurisdictional coordination
  • Diplomatic, technological, and intelligence approaches to national security

A capstone project provides an opportunity for each student to apply and demonstrate leadership skills in the growing field of homeland security. 

Upon graduation, students can choose to pursue career advancement in federal, state, or local security/enforcement agencies, or as military personnel, students can use their degree to help them transition from the military into a civilian homeland security career.

The National Security Agency and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security have designated Capella University as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Education (CAEIAE).

Capella University is an accredited school that believes in providing high academic degree opportunities for students at any age. Capella University online has extended these core values to its distance learning students. The school is headquartered in Minneapolis, but its online bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees are available nationwide. Capella was founded in 1991, and since then, has earned an esteem as a top online school in the United States and currently enrolls more than 35,000 students. Capella University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

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Capella University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA), www.ncahlc.org. Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552), www.capella.edu.

Capella University cannot guarantee licensure, endorsement, certification, authorization, other professional credential or salary advancement. State regulations and professional credential standards vary. It is the learner's responsibility to understand and comply with requirements for their states and professional associations. For more information on licensure, see the Licensure section on the School’s website. Enrollment restrictions and/or other restrictions may apply to certain programs. Contact Capella University for more information.

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Degree Category: Social Sciences > Homeland Security > Bachelors
Degree Subject: Homeland Security Degree
Degree Level: Bachelor's