FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 29, 2015
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
973-278-5400, ext. 1-5122
BERKELEY COLLEGE OFFERS BACHELOR OF SCIENCE DEGREE
IN NATIONAL SECURITY IN WOODLAND PARK, NJ,
AND THROUGH BERKELEY COLLEGE ONLINE®
Berkeley College is pleased to announce a new Bachelor of Science degree in National Security that will be offered in Woodland Park, NJ, and through Berkeley College Online®. The program is accepting enrollment for the Fall Quarter, which begins in September 2015.
The Bachelor of Science degree in National Security is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to understand and address processes and procedures to protect citizens against threats to their safety within both the private and public sectors. Graduates with this degree will be prepared to pursue career opportunities in fields such as critical infrastructure resilience, emergency preparedness and intelligence analysis, and serve a vital role in addressing national security concerns.
Within the National Security program, students will choose one of two areas of specialization.
Students who choose the Homeland Security specialization will examine the theories, concepts and practices immersed in security studies addressing topics ranging from domestic terrorism and violent extremism to the impact of weapons of mass destruction.
In the Cyber Security specialization, students will focus on the impact of cyber security and corporate security concerns emerging throughout the world. Students will have the opportunity to create solutions and explore alternatives for information security-related problems in our communities and businesses.
A leader in providing career-focused education since 1931, Berkeley College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and enrolls approximately 8,000 students – including more than 900 international students – in its Baccalaureate and Associate degree and Certificate programs. Students can study in more than 20 career fields. Berkeley College is comprised of the Larry L. Luing School of Business, the School of Professional Studies, the School of Health Studies, the School of Liberal Arts, and the School of Graduate Studies in Woodland Park, NJ, which offers a Master of Business Administration degree in Management.
Berkeley College has six New Jersey locations – Clifton, Dover, Newark, Paramus, Woodbridge and Woodland Park. In New York there are three locations – Midtown Manhattan, Brooklyn and White Plains. Berkeley College Online® serves a global population. In January 2015, U.S. News & World Report named Berkeley College one of the Best Colleges for Online Bachelor’s degrees for the second consecutive year. The website address iswww.BerkeleyCollege.edu.
- end –