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Master of Arts in Security Studies: Industrial and Economic Security Concentration

Address:

333 South Street, Suite 400

Shrewsbury, MA 01545

United States

Phone:

1-877-698-6277

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Arts in Security Studies: Industrial and Economic Security Concentration

Format: Online

Program Description:

UMass Lowell's Master of Arts Degree in Security Studies: Industrial and Economic Security Concentration provides an opportunity for in-depth study of security threats against our nation's economy and private enterprise, along with a better understanding of the scientific and technological initiatives underway to combat these threats. Courses will examine global trafficking, economic crime, and the policies and legal frameworks for dealing with these issues. Additionally, students will explore topics related to energy security, computer network and facility security, and the defense industry.

This 10-course online Master's Degree in Security Studies is available entirely online, providing a convenient format for busy professionals.

Courses are available throughout the year, during the Fall, Spring and Summer semesters, and you can take one course each semester or a number of courses a semester, depending upon your own personal time constraints.

Program Highlights:

  • World-Renowned Faculty in Terrorism Studies, Criminology, Science, Engineering and Information Technology
  • UMass Lowell’s online programs have won numerous national awards for excellence.
  • Research Opportunities with UMass Lowell's Center for Terrorism and Security Studies

RESIDENTS OF Arkansas, Kansas and Minnesota: The University of Massachusetts Lowell is not presently accepting applications or registrations for online courses, degrees or certificate programs from residents of Arkansas, Kansas or Minnesota. Due to recent legislative changes the University of Massachusetts Lowell is not seeking state authorization to offer online programs in those states. State and federal laws require colleges and universities to receive state authorization to offer online programs in states other than their own. Current UML students that move their residence to one of these states should contact Catherine_Hamilton@uml.edu in Online and Continuing Education to determine their eligibility to continue their program of study.

Accreditation:

New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Loans Offered: Availability of financial aid varies depending on course status and matriculation. Check with your advisor to determine your eligibility and application procedures.

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