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Homeland Security

ECPI University

30 months
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14280 USD/year
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About

We live in an increasingly dangerous world, and protecting the nation requires specially-trained professionals who are dedicated to tracking, intercepting and prosecuting would-be terrorists. Homeland Security professionals have emerged as an indispensable member of America’s national security team,. The program is delivered by ECPI University.

Overview

ECPI University builds all of its programs around one guiding principle: LEARN BY DOING.  ECPI’s Homeland Security program focuses on the real world application of national security and criminology principles. Curriculum is designed to provide graduates with knowledge and skills such areas as:

  • Law Enforcement, Security, Surveillance and Investigations
  • Terrorism and Counter-terrorism
  • Homeland Security Operations
  • Legal Issues in Homeland Security
  • Multi-cultural Communication and International Ideologies
  • Emergency Planning

Career

Upon completion, graduates with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice with a concentration in Homeland Security could possibly lead to employment opportunities in the following areas:

  • The Department of Homeland Security
  • Law Enforcement Agencies (local and federal)
  • U.S. Customs
  • Border Patrol
  • Intelligence Gathering

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • Criminal Law
  • Law Enforcement Operations
  • Criminal Procedure
  • Ethics in Criminal Justice

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details

ECPI University receives admissions applications throughout the year, and classes begin every five weeks.

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

To attend ECPI University, all new applicants must do the following:

  • Complete a Personal Admissions Interview.
  • Complete and submit an Application for Admission and an Enrollment Agreement.
  • Provide an official high school transcript or official General Educational Development (GED) test scores.  As a result of secondary school closures during the COVID-19 pandemic, the University may temporarily accept a signed attestation of high school completion. This change is effective through July 31, 2020. If it is later determined that the attestation is incorrect, an official proof of high school graduation will be required prior to enrollment or continued matriculation.1
  • Achieve acceptable scores on the Admissions Assessment(s).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14280 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7140 USD per semester during 30 months.
  • National

    14280 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7140 USD per semester during 30 months.

Living costs for Virginia Beach

980 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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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