Homeland Security Bachelor's Degree Curriculum

Please review the admissions requirements before applying for this or any program. If you have questions about the program or are planning to register for classes, please speak to the program advisor.

 

For a full list of course descriptions please see section 7 of the university undergraduate catalog.

 

 

Core Courses

42

HLS 101

Introduction to Homeland Security

3

HLS 210

Physical Security

3

HLS 260

Disaster Preparedness and Response

3

HLS 301

Critical Infrastructure Protection

3

HLS 320

Security Management

3

HLS 321W

Critical Problem Analysis

3

HLS 391

Risk Analysis

3

HLS 395

Policy and Legal Analysis

3

HLS 401

Intelligence Process

3

HLS 430

Domestic Terrorism

3

HLS 441

Homeland Security Technology

3

HLS 461

Disaster Resilience

3

HLS 465

Modern Natural Disasters

3

HLS 495

Strategic Planning & Leadership (capstone)

3

Supporting Course Requirements

18

STA 215

Introduction to Statistical Reasoning

3

GEO 210

Introduction to Physical Geography

3

GEO 353

Geographic Information Systems

3

PSY 200

Introduction to Psychology

3

Together with your advisor, select one of the following:

 

HIS 103

American Civilization since 1877

3

MSL 303

American Military History

3

Together with your advisor, select one of the following:

 

POL 100

Principles of Politics and Government

3

POL 101

Introduction to American Government

3

*Some supporting courses will count toward the General Education Requirements. See catalog for details.

 

Free Electives

35

EKU General Education Requirements*

37

Total Hours

120