Academic Program Proposal

Date
Proposal
Activated
Institution
and
Proposal
Degree
Awarded
Academic
Program
Name
Objections
Received
Decision
Deadline
MHEC Final
Action
Final
Decision
Date
2/13/2017University of Maryland University College
Proposal
B.S.Homeland Security onsite & online4/14/2017Approved5/11/2017
Homeland Security onsite & online Program Description
The Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Homeland Security has been designed to provide students with a thorough grounding in the core knowledge and skills required for management and leadership in the changing landscape of homeland security.  The curriculum is designed to provide students with a global outlook, interpersonal skills, leadership abilities, an awareness of current issues, and management competencies including strategic planning, response, legal and political issues, security and intelligence, international relations, ethics, and research and technology.  Graduates of the program will have the knowledge and skills to serve as homeland security leaders in both the public and private sectors.