Capella University Online Human Services Degree Programs

MS in Public Safety - Public Safety Leadership

With the field of public safety getting broader and more complex, there is increased need for skilled public safety leaders who are knowledgeable on a wide range of public safety, criminal justice, and emergency preparedness topics, and have the business and human resources skills to properly manage a complex organization. The master's-level specialization from Capella University is designed to prepare you to handle the many facets of public safety leadership through course work that includes human development and behavior, organizational leadership, accounting and finance, and training and performance improvement. People who choose this specialization are often pursuing career advancement or consulting careers in law enforcement, fire services, emergency response, and other public safety professions.