This is a program that primarily focuses on the planning, design, and management of systems and procedures for protecting critical physical, national, and cyber infrastructure from external threats, including terrorism. This program typically includes in depth instruction in homeland security policy, information security, critical infrastructure policy, matrix vulnerability assessment, physical security, threat assessment, personnel security, contingency planning, operational security, redundancy planning, case analyses of specific industries and systems, security systems, emergency and disaster planning, and intelligence operations.
The colleges, universities and schools below offer majors and degree programs in Critical Infrastructure Protection. To learn more about a specific school click on any of the links below.
Naval Postgraduate School
|Phone Number:||(831) 656-2511|
|School Type:||4-year public|
|Awards Offered:||Postbaccalaureate certificate|
Doctor’s degree – research/scholarship
|Campus setting:||Midsize suburb|
|Student Population:||3,990 (0 undergraduate)|
|Student-to-faculty Ratio:||10 to 1|