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A program focusing on security planning, policy, and operations dedicated to the protection of U.S. territory, infrastructure, assets, institutions, and citizens from external threats. This program typically includes in depth instruction in national security policy, intelligence, government relations, law enforcement, communications and information technology, security technology, disaster planning, homeland security planning and operations, and applications to specific threat scenarios.

The colleges, universities and schools below offer majors and degree programs in Homeland Security. To learn more about a specific school click on any of the links below.

American Public University System

111 W Congress St, Charles Town, WV 25414

Phone Number:(877) 468-6268
Website:www.apus.edu
School Type:4-year private for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:No
Student Population:51,347 (39,154 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:52 to 1

Blackfeet Community College

Highway 2 & 89, Browning, MT 59417-0819

Phone Number:(406) 338-5441
Website:www.bfcc.org
School Type:Private not-for-profit, 2-year
Awards Offered:2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Campus setting:Rural fringe community
Campus housing:No
Student Population:771 (771 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1

Cerritos College

11110 Alondra Blvd, Norwalk, CA 90650-6298

Phone Number:(562) 860-2451
Website:www.cerritos.edu
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
4-year certificate
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:No
Student Population:33,491 (33,491 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:45 to 1

Chattahoochee Technical College

980 S Cobb Drive Dr SE, Marietta, GA 30060-3300

Phone Number:(770) 528-4545
Website:www.chattahoocheetech.edu
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
4-year certificate
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:No
Student Population:15,016 (15,016 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:33 to 1
Admissions:www.chattahoocheetech.edu
Financial Aid:www.chattahoocheetech.edu
Online Application:www.chattahoocheetech.edu

Citrus College

1000 W Foothill Blvd, Glendora, CA 91741-1899

Phone Number:(626) 963-0323
Website:www.citruscollege.edu
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
4-year certificate
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:No
Student Population:19,483 (19,483 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:46 to 1
Admissions:www.citruscollege.edu/ar/Pages/default.aspx
Financial Aid:www.citruscollege.edu/stdntsrv/finaid/Pages/def…
Online Application:www.cccapply.org/

Coastline Community College

11460 Warner Ave., Fountain Valley, CA 92708-2597

Phone Number:(714) 546-7600
Website:www.coastline.edu
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:22,633 (22,633 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:73 to 1
Online Application:www.cccapply.org/

College of Southern Maryland

8730 Mitchell Rd, La Plata, MD 20646-0910

Phone Number:(301) 934-2251
Website:www.csmd.edu/
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Campus setting:Rural fringe community
Campus housing:No
Student Population:11,036 (11,036 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:20 to 1
Admissions:www.csmd.edu/Admissions/
Financial Aid:www.csmd.edu/Financial/index.html
Online Application:express.csmd.edu/cgi-bin/apply/index.html

Columbus Technical College

928 Manchester Expy, Columbus, GA 31904-6572

Phone Number:(706) 649-1800
Website:www.columbustech.edu
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
4-year certificate
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:5,988 (5,988 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:25 to 1
Admissions:http://www.columbustech.edu/directory/offices/admissions/
Financial Aid:www.columbustech.edu/financial-aid/default.htm
Online Application:www.gacollege411.org/applications/GDTAE/apply.h…

Contra Costa College

2600 Mission Bell Dr, San Pablo, CA 94806-3195

Phone Number:(510) 235-7800
Website:www.contracosta.edu
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
4-year certificate
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:No
Student Population:12,442 (12,442 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:38 to 1
Admissions:www.contracosta.edu/appreg/Shared%20Documents/d…
Financial Aid:www.contracosta.edu/studentservices/finaid/Shar…
Online Application:www.contracosta.edu/appreg/application/Shared%2…

Dakota Wesleyan University

1200 W University Ave, Mitchell, SD 57301-4398

Phone Number:(605) 995-2600
Website:www.dwu.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:Remote town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:879 (822 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1
Admissions:www.dwu.edu/admissions
Online Application:www.dwu.edu/apply

De Anza College

21250 Stevens Creek Blvd., Cupertino, CA 95014

Phone Number:(408) 864-5678
Website:www.deanza.edu/
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
4-year certificate
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:43,182 (43,182 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:55 to 1
Admissions:www.deanza.edu/admissions/contact.html
Financial Aid:www.deanza.edu/financialaid/
Online Application:www.cccapply.org/applications/CCCApply/apply/De…

Dekalb Technical College

495 N Indian Creek Dr, Clarkston, GA 30021-2397

Phone Number:404E13
Website:www.dekalbtech.edu
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
4-year certificate
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:No
Student Population:7,013 (7,013 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1
Admissions:www.dekalbtech.edu
Financial Aid:www.dekalbtech.edu
Online Application:www.dekalbtech.edu

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach

600 S Clyde Morris Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32114-3900

Phone Number:(800) 222-3728
Website:www.erau.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:5,562 (5,052 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:22 to 1
Admissions:www.erau.edu/admissions/l-admissions.html
Financial Aid:http://worldwide.erau.edu/finance
Online Application:http://worldwide.erau.edu/admissions

Everest University-Brandon

3924 Coconut Palm Dr, Tampa, FL 33619-1354

Phone Number:(813) 621-0041
Website:www.everest.edu/campus/brandon
School Type:4-year private for-profit
Awards Offered:2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:No
Student Population:15,927 (15,280 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:307 to 1

Everest University-Pompano Beach

225 N. Federal Hwy., Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Phone Number:(954) 783-7339
Website:www.everest.edu/campus/pompano_beach
School Type:4-year private for-profit
Awards Offered:2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:3,448 (3,131 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:71 to 1

Everest University-South Orlando

9200 Soutpark Center Loop, Orlando, FL 32819

Phone Number:(407) 851-2525
Website:www.everest.edu/campus/south_orlando
School Type:4-year private for-profit
Awards Offered:2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:Rural fringe community
Campus housing:No
Student Population:11,349 (11,127 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:211 to 1

Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus

1000 River Rd, Teaneck, NJ 7666

Phone Number:(201) 692-2000
Website:www.fdu.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:10,580 (6,846 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:18 to 1

Goodwin College

One Riverside Drive, East Hartford, CT 6118

Phone Number:(860) 528-4111
Website:www.GOODWIN.EDU
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:2,479 (2,479 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Admissions:http://www.goodwin.edu/Admissions/
Financial Aid:http://www.goodwin.edu/Financial_Aid/
Online Application:secure10.imagesites.com/goodwin_application/app…

Grossmont College

8800 Grossmont College Dr, El Cajon, CA 92020-1799

Phone Number:(619) 644-7000
Website:www.grossmont.edu/
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
4-year certificate
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:No
Student Population:28,191 (28,191 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:35 to 1
Admissions:www.grossmont.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:www.grossmont.edu/fa/
Online Application:www.cccapply.org/Applications/California_Commun…

Hawaii Pacific University

1166 Fort Street Mall, Suite 203, Honolulu, HI 96813-2785

Phone Number:(808) 544-0200
Website:www.hpu.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:10,413 (8,924 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:12 to 1
Admissions:www.hpu.edu/admissions
Financial Aid:www.hpu.edu/financialaid
Online Application:www.hpu.edu/apply

Hennepin Technical College

9000 Brooklyn Blvd, Brooklyn Park, MN 55445

Phone Number:(952) 995-1300
Website:www.hennepintech.edu
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
4-year certificate
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:No
Student Population:8,564 (8,564 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:33 to 1

Keiser University-Ft. Lauderdale

1500 NW 49th St., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309

Phone Number:(954) 776-4476
Website:www.keiseruniversity.edu
School Type:4-year private for-profit
Awards Offered:2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:23,331 (23,151 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:24 to 1

Long Island University-Riverhead

121 Speonk-Riverhead Rd, Riverhead, NY 11901-3499

Phone Number:(631) 287-8010
Website:liu.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Campus setting:Rural fringe community
Campus housing:No
Student Population:692 (0 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:25 to 1

Palomar College

1140 W. Mission, San Marcos, CA 92069-1487

Phone Number:(760) 744-1150
Website:www.palomar.edu
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:41,209 (41,209 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:37 to 1
Admissions:www.palomar.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:www.palomar.edu/fa/
Online Application:eservices.palomar.edu/psp/pals9prdguest/?cmd=login

Sacramento City College

3835 Freeport Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95822-1386

Phone Number:(916) 558-2111
Website:www.scc.losrios.edu/
School Type:2-year public
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
4-year certificate
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:40,601 (40,601 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:48 to 1
Admissions:www.scc.losrios.edu/future-students/
Financial Aid:www.scc.losrios.edu/Current_Students/From_Enrol…
Online Application:www.losrios.edu/lrc/lrc_app.php

Saint Leo University

33701 State Road 52, Saint Leo, FL 33574-6665

Phone Number:(352) 588-8200
Website:www.saintleo.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Campus setting:Rural fringe community
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:22,754 (19,628 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:19 to 1
Admissions:www.saintleo.edu/Admissions
Financial Aid:www.saintleo.edu/Financial-Aid
Online Application:www.saintleo.edu/Admissions/Apply-Online

Southwestern College

2625 E Cactus Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85032-7097

Phone Number:(602) 489-5300
Website:www.swcaz.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:415 (415 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:9 to 1

The University of Texas at El Paso

500 W. University Ave, El Paso, TX 79968-0691

Phone Number:(915) 747-5000
Website:www.utep.edu
School Type:4-year public
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:24,111 (19,407 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:26 to 1

Upper Iowa University

605 Washington St, Fayette, IA 52142-1857

Phone Number:(563) 425-5200
Website:www.uiu.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:Remote rural community
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:8,504 (7,625 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:19 to 1
Admissions:www.uiu.edu/admissions/index.html
Financial Aid:www.uiu.edu/admissions/financialaid/index.html
Online Application:http://www.uiu.edu/admissions/

William Woods University

One University Avenue, Fulton, MO 65251-1098

Phone Number:574E13
Website:www.williamwoods.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Campus setting:Rural fringe community
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:3,963 (1,315 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:10 to 1
Admissions:www.williamwoods.edu/admissions/index.asp
Financial Aid:www.williamwoods.edu/services/financialaid/inde…
Online Application:owlnet.williamwoods.edu/ICS/Home.jnz?portlet=Ap…

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