B.S. in Homeland Security

Major Requirements/Homeland Security (46 credits)
HLS-101Introduction to Homeland Security3
HLS-235GIS Applications in Homeland Security3
HLS-285Domestic and International Terrorism3
HLS-286Principles of Emergency Management3
HLS-287Theoretical Approaches to Homeland Security3
HLS-301Homeland Security Intelligence3
HLS-315Homeland Security Research Methods3
HLS-375Homeland Security Internship3
orĀ CJ-375 Internship in Criminal Justice
HLS-385Cyber Security3
HLS-490Senior Research Project in Homeland Security4
Select 15 credits from the following courses:15
Strategic Security Management
HLS-298
Advanced Homeland Security Intelligence
Open Source Intelligence
Transport Security
Critical Infrastructure Security
Advanced Geographic Information Systems and Homeland Security
HLS-398
Interdisciplinary Requirements (9 credits)
CJ-211Statistics for Criminal Justice3
MA-105Mathematical Modeling in the Social Sciences3
GIS-224Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (GIS)3
Free Electives (31 credits)
Select 31 credits of free electives31
General Education Requirements (42 credits)
First Year Seminar
FY-101First Year Seminar3
Reading and Writing
EN-101College Composition I3
EN-102College Composition II3
Mathematics
Fulfilled in Interdiscipliniary Requirements with MA-105 or higher level0
Natural Sciences
Select 6 credits from the following subjects: BY, CE, GL, PH, or SC6
Literature
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: LIT3
Aesthetics and Creativity
Select 3 credits from Art, Music, Theatre, or Dance3
Technological Literacy
Fulfilled in Interdisciplinary Requirements with GIS-2240
Reasoned Oral Discourse
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: RD3
Historical Perspective
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: HS.SV3
Social Science
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: SS.SV3
Historical Perspective/Social Sciences
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: HS.SV or SS.SV3
Interdisciplinary Perspectives
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: ISP3
Cultural Diversity and Global Understanding or Foreign Language
Select 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: CD and 3 credits from courses designated with Course Type: GU or select 6 credits from the SAME foreign language6
Experiential Education
Select one course designated with Course Type: EX0
Writing Intensive
Select two courses from Homeland Security (HLS) designated with Course Type: WT0
Total Credits128

Notes

  • 58 credits must be completed at the 200 level or higher.