MA in Security Studies, Homeland Defense Concentration

University of Massachusetts Lowell - Division of Online and Continuing Education

Online Lowell, MA Public Regional Accreditation

Program at a Glance

Homeland Security Related Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Protective Services Related
Yes 100% online
$575 -
$545
Per credit for tuition
30 credits required for graduation
$17,250 -
$16,350
total estimated cost
Yes transfer credits accepted
No 100% flexible class times
14 weeks average course length
Years min. completion time

Admissions

Prerequisites & Transfer Credits

Minimum GPA

2.0
Out of 4.0

Standardized Tests

No

not requiredfor admission

Transfer Credits Accepted?

Yes*

Minimum of a B or better, subject to department approval.

Experience

Services, Schedule, Reputation, Instructors and Student Info

Services Offered

Online Office Hours
Online Chat
Mobile App
Social Discussion Forums
On-Campus Graduation Ceremony
Digital Textbooks
Online Management of Coursework

Schedule

100% Online Yes
Minimum Completion Time 1½ Years
Class Times Both
Average Course Length 14 Weeks

Reputation

  • School Type:
    Public
  • School Accreditation:
    Regional Accreditation New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education
  • Program Accreditation:
    N/A

Instructors & Students

  • Instructors:
    Teach both online and on-campus
  • Students:
    Students worldwide

Cost

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition
    $575 - $545 per credit
  • Required for Completion
    30 credits
  • Total Estimated Cost*
    $17,250 -
    $16,350
*Additional Fees

$50 Application Fee + $200 1st Year Graduate Student Fee

  • All Students: $575

Location & Contact

Student Contact

Catherine Kendrick Dean of Online and Continuing Education 800-480-3190 continuing_education@uml.edu
Division of Online and Continuing Education One University Avenue Lowell MA 01854-2881

Head of Distance Learning

Catherine Kendrick Dean of Online and Continuing Education 978-934-2495 catherine_kendrick@uml.edu
Division of Online and Continuing Education One University Avenue Lowell MA 01854

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