Public Safety Administration Minor

Through your coursework, you'll learn about the principles of strategic planning, risk management, public policy, and ethical issues related to public safety administration.

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15 credits from any classes in PSAD

Recommended First Class(es)

We recommend you take these classes first if you have not already applied the class or classes toward other degree requirements.

Introduction to Public Safety Administration (3 Credits, PSAD 302)

Other Requirements

  • Classes that are applied toward general education or major degree requirements cannot be applied toward the minor (except for the mathematical sciences minor)
  • At least 9 credits must be earned in upper-level classes numbered 300 or above (except for the mathematical sciences minor)
  • You cannot pursue a major and minor in the same area
  • You cannot earn more than one minor
  • At least half the credits earned within the minor must be upper level (unless otherwise specified) and must be earned through UMUC
  • No grade can be lower than C
  • See course descriptions for prerequisites

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