Master of Science in Strategic Security and Protection Management

The master’s in protection management program unites successful management practices with proven methods for meeting a wide variety of security and protective services to individuals and businesses.  The protection management degree emphasizes the most important advanced protection training skills by requiring students take security management courses in advanced protection, intelligence and terrorism, terrorist dynamics, and crisis preparedness and consequence management.   The master’s in protection management degree provides for high-level development of proficiency in threat assessment, workplace violence, physical security, white collar crime and cyber warfare, among other security management courses.

Program learning outcomes:

Evaluate, prioritize, and manage various information sources in strategic security in order to develop courses of action

Perform sophisticated threat analysis through demonstrated technical approaches and through application of conceptual skills

Synthesize strategic leadership competencies through understanding of complex cases in the current security environment

Demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively in a variety of mediums to key stakeholders

Appraise and apply policies, reforms, and ethics through integrating information literacy competencies

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Henley-Putnam’s commitment to service begins with your first call with an advisor and continues through graduation. Our classes are small, so you are never just a number. We get to know you, your goals and your needs. You will be supported by a team of professionals who will help you track your degree progression, advise you on course selection, and inform you of relevant services such as tutoring and mentoring. Your faculty members will be available to you, as will the deans and administrators.

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