Mission Statement

The Faculty of the HSEC Program established the following mission mission statement to guide its faculty and students in their research, educational, and community-service endeavors:

The mission of the Graduate Program in Homeland Security is to produce leaders from a variety of educational and professional backgrounds who can effectively and efficiently identify, design and mobilize the appropriate community resources to prevent, deter, preempt, defend against, and respond to terrorist attacks and/or other critical incidents and emergencies on the local, regional, national and international levels.