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Homeland Security Programs Nationally Ranked

March 24, 2016

Angelo State University’s bachelor’s and master’s degree programs in homeland security have both been ranked among the nation’s top 10 “Best Online Homeland Security Degree Programs” by OnlineColleges.net, an educational resource guide  that ranks online degree programs in all academic disciplines.

OnlineColleges.net ranked ASU’s Bachelor of Security Studies in border and homeland security program No. 5 in the U.S. among bachelor’s degree programs – and ranked ASU’s Master of Science in homeland security program No. 6 in the U.S. among master’s degree programs. Criteria for the rankings include academic quality, online course offerings, tuition and fees costs, and availability of student financial aid. 

Additionally, ASU’s bachelor’s degree program has also been ranked among the nation’s top 10 “Best Online Programs for Bachelor’s in Homeland Security” by BestColleges.com, another educational resource guide that ranks online degree programs in all academic disciplines. 

BestColleges.com ranked Angelo State’s B.S.S. in border and homeland security No. 10 in the U.S. among bachelor’s degree programs. Criteria for the rankings include academic quality, learning goals, online course offerings and students’ online classroom experiences. 

ASU was the only Texas school to have programs ranked in any of the three lists.

In addition to its border and homeland security degree programs, ASU’s Department of Security Studies and Criminal Justice also offers bachelor’s degrees in criminal justice and intelligence, security studies and analysis; as well as master’s degrees in criminal justice, security studies, and intelligence security studies and analysis. 

More information on all of ASU’s security studies and criminal justice programs is available at www.angelo.edu/dept/security_studies_criminal_justice/css/.