The homeland security associate of applied science degree is designed to provide students with the skills, knowledge and hands-on experiences to prepare them for entry level positions within a homeland security organization or in continuing their educational pursuits toward a bachelor’s degree in homeland security from one of the cooperating schools participating in the Region 13 Homeland Security Higher Education Training Consortium.
This program is also offered 100% online.
Westmoreland's Homeland Security Program Wins Award from UASI Group
Although only a year old at the time, the Westmoreland Homeland Security program has achieved national recognition. In June 2010, the National Urban Areas Security Initiative (UASI) of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security presented its first-ever Higher Education Program Award to Westmoreland's Homeland Security program. The award recognizes excellence in the development of training programs for the nation’s first responders and first receivers.