Whether you're a veteran officer, public safety professional or federal agent, furthering your education can help you further your career. A pioneer in police graduate education, the University of St. Thomas has nearly 50 years of experience enhancing community relationships and preparing peace officers for a wide range of leadership roles in local, state and federal agencies. Just look at the success of its alumni – many are police chiefs or hold advanced positions in state and county law enforcement, as well as in the Department of Justice and Department of Homeland Security.
Once only available at St. Thomas’ Minneapolis/St. Paul campuses, the University’s Master of Arts in Public Safety and Law Enforcement Leadership is now also 100% online. That means professionals like you can take advantage of this career-building program anytime, anywhere, with instructor-led video-based lectures and an interactive online classroom environment. Through state-of-the-art technology, you can talk about on-the-job experiences and network with a diverse set of classmates, from federal agents to state and local law enforcement personnel.
*Source: University of St. Thomas office of graduate admissions
The University of St. Thomas’ Master of Arts in Public Safety and Law Enforcement Leadership will help you advance your leadership skills and strengthen your critical thinking capacity. Curriculum is designed by educators, as well as police chiefs, officers and alumni, ensuring students learn how to:
This graduate program is designed for bachelor's degree-holding public safety or law enforcement professionals wanting to improve leadership skills; affect positive change at the local, state or national levels; and increase opportunities for career advancement.
University of St. Thomas alumni can be found in federal, state and local law enforcement and public safety agencies: