Public Safety Administration, M.S.

Prepare for a leadership role in law enforcement, fire service, emergency response or public safety.

Designed specifically for the convenience of working professionals, Lewis University's Master of Science in Public Safety Administration prepares you with the training and credentials you need to pursue a career as a police chief, fire chief or any leadership career in public safety.

Why Lewis?
  • Real-world education from experienced and connected faculty who come from the front lines of public safety leadership
  • Small class sizes facilitate group interaction and a dynamic learning environment
  • Convenient and accelerated course formats for the convenience of the working professional
  • Develop even stronger organization and management skills through best practice training
  • Approaches to risk and crisis management along with financial, budget and data analysis
  • Ethical framework to shape your decision-making as a public safety professional
Possible career options for those with advanced degrees in Public Safety Administration include positions within:

  • Fire Service
  • Corrections
  • Local Law Enforcement
  • Probation and Parole
  • Federal Law Enforcement
  • Homeland Security

  • 100% Online Option
    For professionals with difficult schedules, Lewis offers a 100% online option through a pre-scheduled cohort that keeps you with the same learning community throughout your program.

    Start customizing your Public Safety Administration program curriculum today!