Undergraduate Edition 2019-2020

Homeland Security, B.S.

Curriculum

A. General Education Requirememts (35 hours)

B. Major Core Requirements (54 hours)

1. Core Courses (42 hours)

PHS 110Introduction to Public Health

3

CJ 201Introduction to Criminal Justice

3

EM 224Emergency Service Law and Ethics

3

GEOG 221Cartographic Principles

3

HMLS 215Introduction to Homeland Security

3

HMLS 230Border and Immigration Control

3

HMLS 325Critical Infrastructure Protection

3

HMLS 360Introduction to Intelligence Analysis

3

SOC 391Sociology of Terrorism

3

EM Weapons of Mass Destruction315

3

CJ 492Public Policy in Criminal Justice

3

HIST 475History of the Islamic World

3

POLS 403American Foreign Policy

3

HMLS 490Senior Seminar in Homeland Security

3

2. Core Electives (12 hours)

EM 200Introduction to Emergency Management

3

CJ 381Crime Myths and Moral Panic

3

CJ 391Criminological Theory

3

CJ 496Comparative Criminal Justice

3

EM 298Social Dimensions of Disasters

3

PHS 210Community Health, Safety, and Disease

3

C. Related Area Requirements (12 hours)

BMIS 425IT and Cyber Security Management

3

CJ 217Violent Crimes to Victimology

3

COM 201Intercultural Communication

3

ENGL 240Disaster Command and Control Principles of ICS & NIMS

3

EM 382Emergency Planning

3

EM 495EM Leadership & Policy Management

3

GEOG 201World Geography

3

GEOL 360Principles of Geographic Information System (GIS)

4

HIST 200Introduction to History

3

HIST 332Global Religion

3

HIST 358United States and the World, 1919-present

3

HIST 473Africa and the Making of the Modern World

3

PHS 310Environmental Health and Sanitation

3

PHS 410Terrorism, Disasters, and Epidemics

3

POLS 483International Relations

3

D. Free Electives (19 hours)

Total Credit Hours: 120

Curriculum Guide for Majors in Homeland Security

Freshman Year

First Semester

UNIV 110Freshman Seminar

1

ENGL 102Composition I

3

Natural Sciences and Mathematics - A

3

Social & Behavior Sciences A

3

HLTH 185Health Concepts

2

Humanities and Fine Arts B

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Second Semester

UNIV 120Freshman Seminar II

1

ENGL 103Composition II

3

Physical Education Activity

1

Social & Behavior Sciences A

3

Natural Sciences and Mathematics - B

4

Total Credit Hours:12

Sophomore Year

First Semester

Social & Behavior Sciences B (2)

3

Humanities and Fine Arts A

3

Free Elective

3

HMLS 215Introduction to Homeland Security

3

Major Core Elective (3 hours)

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Second Semester

EM 224Emergency Service Law and Ethics

3

HMLS 230Border and Immigration Control

3

Humanities and Fine Arts C

2

CJ 201Introduction to Criminal Justice

3

Free Elective

3

Free Elective 1

1

Total Credit Hours:15

Junior Year

First Semester

EM Weapons of Mass Destruction315

3

HMLS 325Critical Infrastructure Protection

3

PHS 110Introduction to Public Health

3

Related Course

3

Free Elective

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Second Semester

SOC 391Sociology of Terrorism

3

HMLS 360Introduction to Intelligence Analysis

3

HIST 475History of the Islamic World

3

Related Course

3

Major Core Elective (3 hours)

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Senior Year

First Semester

CJ 492Public Policy in Criminal Justice

3

Major Core Elective (3 hours)

3

Free Elective

3

Free Elective

3

Related Area Elective 3

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Second Semester

HMLS 490Senior Seminar in Homeland Security

3

POLS 403American Foreign Policy

3

Major Core Elective (3 hours)

3

Free Elective

3

Free Elective

3

Related Area Elective 3

3

Total Credit Hours:18

Total Credit Hours: 120