Join the ranks of law enforcement with a Public Safety and Security Degree
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Public Safety and Security classes are offered days and evenings.
Choose your path
Focus your degree in either Criminal Justice or Homeland Security.
Prepare for a career that is both personally rewarding and of critical importance to the community.
Envision yourself working in a career where you will protect people from danger and keep them out of harm’s way. Join the prestigious ranks of law enforcement and Public Safety professionals and play a vital role in society.
Students in our Public Safety and Security program can follow either a criminal justice or homeland security track. Criminal justice courses emphasize criminal investigation, criminal procedure, and the development of the criminal justice system. Homeland security courses emphasize emergency planning, the National Incident Management System, and personal and physical security.
|PSS 360||Risk Reduction through Environmental Design|
|PSS 390||Research Methods|
|PSS 450||Public Policy Analysis|
Public Safety and Security graduates can find careers in:
- Corporate Security
- Customs and Border Protection
- Cyber Crime Investigation
- Drug Enforcement Agency
- Emergency Management
- Fire Science
- First Responders
- Immigration and Customs Enforcement
- Law Enforcement
- Transportation Security Administration
“Goodwin's diverse student body opened my mind and impacted my way of thinking. It was a safe and enriching environment. I was exposed to a variety of beliefs and cultures, all of which were celebrated.”
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Classes Start September 7.