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Online Degree Profile: Homeland Security Studies

Military Times
December/January 2014 Issue
By Adam Stone

That wide span of academic disciplines mirrors the breadth of experiences military people typically bring to the classroom. Those with a military job working in security may know about intelligence or narcotics.

Infantry or combat personnel may have experience in emergency planning, port security or physical risk assessment, said Richard Hughbank, program director for Homeland Security Studies at American Public University.
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