EKU’s online bachelor’s degree in homeland security was recently named “Best in the South” and ranked among the top 52 best online homeland security degree programs by Intelligent. EKU was ranked no. 28 after assessing 116 universities and colleges and 291 education programs on accreditation, coursework, cost, reputation, flexibility and faculty.
EKU’s online graduate certificate in emergency management and disaster resilience was also ranked in the top 60 best online emergency management degree programs by Intelligent. Ranked no. 19, EKU was praised as the degree program with the “Best Disaster Resilience Focus.”
EKU is known for providing personalized experiences and services for students as they earn their degree. Dedicated advisors follow students from application to graduation to ensure student success. Students are also given the opportunity to network with industry professionals in organizations such as the Homeland Security and Assets Protection Leaders of Tomorrow and The Order of the Sword and Shield National Honor Society, exclusively for homeland security and other security disciplines. Students are provided access to free online tutoring and career service assistance is available to carry student success from the classroom into the homeland security field.
The fully-online, regionally accredited program is designed for working adults with accelerated 8-week terms. These accelerated terms allow students to take one course at a time and remain eligible for financial aid. Students also have the option of taking multiple courses at once and completing their degree faster than a traditional bachelor’s degree program. There are 6 start dates per year so you can start earning your degree when it is right for you.
EKU has been a trusted leader in homeland security education and a trusted online institution. U.S. News & World Report has named EKU one of the best colleges in the nation offering online degrees.
Interested in learning more about how you can pursue a homeland security degree?
Earn your online bachelor’s degree from a SACSCOC accredited university that has been an online education leader for more than 15 years. EKU’s online homeland security program prepares graduates to protect critical infrastructure, respond to natural and man-made disasters, implement the latest security technology, and provide for our nation’s intelligence and counterterrorism needs.
To learn more about our online homeland security degrees and certificates complete the learn more form or check out our Homeland Security Program.