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Police and Security Studies

George Washington University

48 months
59780 USD/year
59780 USD/year
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The Police and Security Studies program offered by George Washington University was launched in 2004 as part of GW’s College of Professional Studies. Law enforcement experts teach our courses. 


Key facts

A Police and Security Studies degree from George Washington University will enhance your competitiveness in the marketplace. It will provide the skills and education you need to advance your career and to succeed within a profession that has expanded to include homeland security and first-response duties.

You will learn fundamental standards that support focused law enforcement. These include best practices for sustaining success, leadership principles required to effectively manage government resources, strategies for partnering with other organizations to address the underlying causes of crime and proven techniques for building safe, healthy neighborhoods.

What can I do in the Police and Security Studies field?

The police and security studies community is made up of active police professionals from Washington, D.C., Virginia and Maryland.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Particular Forms of Crime (Intelligence and Criminal Analysis)
  • Models of Policing
  • Criminal Intelligence
  • Criminal Analysis (Forensic Science)
  • Predictive Policing

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Common Application
  • Financial Certificate
  • Photocopy of your Passport
  • International Credentials
  • Letters of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    59780 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 59780 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    59780 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 59780 USD per year during 48 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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