Security Studies

Our courses and programs of study enroll students from a wide variety of backgrounds, including:

  • a policy analyst for the U.S. Department of Defense
  • a Massachusetts State Police lieutenant assigned to the Commonwealth Fusion Center
  • the editor of an internationally-acclaimed terrorism studies journal who lives in Washington, DC
  • international students from Nigeria, Czech Republic, Malaysia, China, and many other countries
  • an Immigration Services Officer for USCIS (an agency within the Department of Homeland Security)
  • a Suffolk County, Massachusetts court security officer
  • a former captain in a south Florida police agency
  • a police sergeant in Raymore, Missouri 
  • veterans and active duty members of the U.S. Army, Air Force, Navy and Marines
  • an operations manager for a trading company
  • a security officer from Massachusetts General Hospital
  • a software developer / programmer for a major company 
  • a counterterrorism analyst who lives in Washington, DC
  • a senior administrator of the UMass Medical Police Department
  • a teacher in the Amesbury Public School System
  • a case specialist for Immigration Customs Enforcement who lives in Florida
  • a U.S. Army Intelligence Officer who lives in Washington state 
  • police officers from many cities and towns throughout New England 
  • a Transportation Security Administration officer in Boston
  • and much more . . .!


Alumni of the Security Studies program who agree to provide their capstone papers and projects online will do so on this page.