Bachelor of Science in Public Safety Management is designed especially for law enforcement, fire, corrections, and
emergency services personnel, and has a special emphasis on the knowledge and
skills essential for the management of resources in public and private
meet the needs of law enforcement and fire service personnel who work irregular
hours, the courses in the major are offered online, as well as in a traditional
program provides coursework in the following areas: leadership, ethics, human
resource management, organizational behavior, statistics, and communication.
core curriculum is structured sequentially, with students taking one course at
a time. At the end of the course sequence, students are required to complete a
capstone course which integrates materials from all of the previous coursework
through a focus on leadership strategies in a public safety organization.
In the online format, students log
in to their class at the time most convenient for them each week, using such
techniques as discussion boards and structured online chats to meet course
requirements. The online classes will be taught primarily by practitioners in
public safety fields.