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Security Management

American Public University

B.A. Online
2 months
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285 USD/credit
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About

The Security Management BA course at the American Public University offers students the opportunity to learn the principles and theories associated with various types of security, from international security to information security focused on protection of assets. 

Overview

Course Details

Explore global terrorism concerns, legal and ethical issues, physical security, and related topics by enrolling in the Security Management BA course at the American Public University.

APU’s online BA in Security Management degree will help you identify organizational security risk exposure, determine cost-effective mitigation strategies, and prepare for recovery procedures. Additionally, you will examine the variety and extent of losses from criminal acts, natural disasters, and security breaches facing society.

This program provides a solid foundation for professions that involve general public or private management, federal or local government civil service, military service, law enforcement, and similar industries.

Students must choose a concentration for this degree program:

  • General 
  • Government Security 
  • Information Security 
  • Loss Prevention Management

What You Will Do

  • Identify organizational security risk exposure, cost-effective mitigation strategies, and recovery options
  • Employ the use of risk analysis and vulnerability assessment processes
  • Critically examine the variety and extent of losses from criminal acts, natural disasters, and security breaches facing society
  • Analyze information, personnel, and physical security and determine planning approaches to prevent business losses

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Security Administration
  • Research Design and Methods
  • Global Terrorism
  • Principles and Theory of Security Issues
  • Legal and Ethical Issues in Security Management
  • Evaluation of Security Programs

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 2 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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

Courses Start Monthly 

Language

English
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • All APU undergraduate programs require a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent (i.e. GED).
  • Please read all undergraduate admission requirements before applying to this program and be prepared to submit the required documentation.
  • There is no fee to complete the APU admission application.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    285 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 285 USD per credit and a duration of 2 months.
  • National

    285 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 285 USD per credit and a duration of 2 months.

$250 with military grant

Funding

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