Corporate Security

Online Public Safety Administration

Corporate Security Concentration

The Corporate Security online degree concentration provides specialized instruction for professionals interested in advancing their education related to the public safety industry and corporate environment, assessing risk levels, managing conflicts and understanding components critical to our nation’s infrastructure protection.

Because of federal, state and local regulations, corporations need employees knowledgeable in state-of-the-art assessment methods and equipped with skills necessary to function as managers of corporate or industrial security programs, such as:

• vulnerability assessment
• community risk management
• safety assessment and administration
• conflict resolution
• infrastructure protection

The Corporate Security concentration coursework provides students with operational knowledge and skills to identify threats and take proactive measures to protect public, private and corporate assets.

Program Course Listing

  Semester Hours
General Education Requirements 37
Public Safety Administration Major Requirements* 45
Intro to Public Safety Administration (PS 300) 3
Psychological, Historical & Societal Issues (PS 305) 3
Conflict Management and Negotiation (PS 325) 3
Principles of Homeland Security Emerg. Plan (PS 402) 3
Minimizing the Econ. Impact of Hazards (PS 405) 3
Community Risk Assessment (PS 408) 3
Critical Infrastructure Protection (PS 418) 3
Public Safety Capstone Project (PS 425) 3
Principles of Accounting I (BA 210) 3
Leadership and Org. Behavior (BA 305) 3
Business & Org. Communication (BA 313) 3
Managerial Finance (BA 321) 3
Principles of Management (BA 330) 3
Strategic Planning (BA 411) 3
Human Resource Management (BA 440) 3
Corporate Security Concentration Requirements* 18
Introduction to Security Management (PS 303) 3
Governmental/Legal Tactical Issues (PS 312) 3
Principles of Information Security (PS 350) 3
Principles of Homeland Security (PS 401) 3
Disaster Recovery for Information Systems (PS 450) 3
Project Management (BA 415) 3
Electives 24
Total 124

*A minimum grade of “C” is required.

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