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Be the biggest risk for those who would put our nation at risk.

The Homeland Security Program

The George Washington University College of Professional Studies is an accelerator for career transformation in homeland security. Our top-ranked cross-disciplinary degrees will prepare you to take on threats from all angles, command some of the highest salaries in the field, and make an impact in the field of homeland security where it matters most.

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Jeff Delinski

Program Director, Homeland Security Bachelor's Program

Elaine Lammert

Program Director, Homeland Security Master's Program



What will you study?

Our homeland security program is comprehensive and nationally recognized.

Delve into topics such as:

  • Crime Scene Investigation

  • Combating Domestic Terrorism

  • Cyber Terrorism

  • Globalization of Threats and International Security

  • Intelligence and Strategic Analysis

  • Managing the Politics of Leadership

  • Security and Civil Liberties

  • Transnational Threats and Security




Be the biggest risk for those who would put our nation at risk.

  • Work with Interagency Experts: Our expert faculty will help you understand how threats and risks are identified and managed, teaching you strategies for looking at the challenges from multiple perspectives.
  • Get Results: Our bachelor's alumni earn a median salary of $95K and our online master's program is ranked #1 for starting salary.
  • Make an Impact: A degree from GW is respected the world over, creating opportunities to make a difference in government, private sector, and beyond.

Classes are forming now, with convenient hybrid options that fit your schedule and your professional goals.

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