Fire and Emergency Services Administration-Homeland Security Concentration, Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences

  • 120 credit hours required for degree
  • The 36 upper-division hours required for this degree must be completed at A&M-SA to satisfy residency requirement. 

All students must complete the University’s Core Curriculum and the specific requirements of the major. In some cases, a course that is required for a major may also be counted towards the Core Curriculum.

Core Curriculum 1
ENGL 1301Composition I3
ENGL 1302Composition II3
or ENGL 2311 Technical Writing
MATH 1332Contemporary Mathematics I3
Life & Physical Science3
Life & Physical Science3
Language/Philosophy/Culture3
Creative Arts3
American History3
American History3
Government/Political Science 3
Government/Political Science 3
Social & Behavioral Science3
Component Option Course from Approved List3
Component Option Course from Approved List3
Subtotal:42
Required Support Courses
UNIV 1301First Year Seminar3
FESA 4101Jag IV-Criticl Thnk Publc Sfty1
Subtotal:4
Technical/Vocational Credits
En bloc credits must be taken in the field of Fire or Emergency Services or closely related area.18-42
Subtotal:18-42
Emphasis Area
All courses below must be taken at A&M-SA
FESA 3330Politcal/Legal Fndtns Fire Sci3
FESA 3334Personnel Mgmt-Fire/Emerg Serv3
FESA 3338Community Risk Reduction3
FESA 4314Public Safety Leadership/Ethic3
FESA 4366Analyz Public Policy Rltn FESA3
FESA 4318Terrorism and WMD3
Concentration (Homeland Security)
Select six of the following courses:18
Intro-Fndmntl Homeland Securit
Homeland Security/Emerg Mgmt
Business Continuity: Understanding Disaster Response and Recovery
Homelnd Secur Law/Policy/Pract
Intro Crit Infrastruc/Key Resr
Introduction to Cybersecurity for Public Safety
Exer, Dsgn, Eval Fire/Emg Serv
Intro Unman Aerial Dev (UAV)
Subtotal:36
Electives
As needed to complete 120 credit hours required 0-20
Total Credits120