Master - Business Administration Dual Concentration: Public Safety Leadership & Technology Mgmt

Are you interested in further developing your technical and administrative skills in areas of business technology and public safety? If so, then you might consider enrolling in Herzing University's Master of Business Administration with a dual concentration in Public Safety Leadership and Technology Management program. Read more about this master's degree program here.

Frequently Asked Questions

What Kind of Program Is It?

After enrolling in Herzing University's Master of Business Administration with a dual concentration in Public Safety Leadership and Technology Management program, you will have the opportunity to study leadership practices and management principles in public safety administration and business information systems. You could take all coursework online or take some classes at a select Herzing University campus. Concentration courses will likely address staffing management, emergency and crisis management, safety manager roles and responsibilities, performance evaluation, project management, computer security administration, systems design, and technological innovation strategies. Topics covered in core courses include leadership theories and decision-making processes in addition to managerial practices in operations, marketing, finance, accounting, and economics. A capstone project allows you to demonstrate your proficiency in methods and techniques studied in the program in real or simulated business settings.

What Are the Prerequisites?

You must have earned a bachelor's degree before becoming a student of the Master of Business Administration with a dual concentration in Public Safety Leadership and Technology Management program. You could also have some experience in the public sector and possess strong computer, organizational, and decision-making skills. Though requirements may vary, you should have earned a high school diploma or equivalent.

What Are the Course Requirements?

You will need to earn 48 credits to complete Herzing University's Master of Business Administration with a dual concentration in Public Safety Leadership and Technology Management program. The curriculum consists of 30 credits in core coursework and 18 credits in the two concentration areas.

Required Courses

Course CodeCourse Title
MBA 600 Leadership and Organizational Behavior
MBA 606 Research and Decision Making
MBA 615 Marketing
MBA 621 Financial and Managerial Accounting
MBA 626 Information Systems and Technology
MBA 631 Operations and Project Management
MBA 639 Managerial Economics
MBA 645 Finance
MBA 690 Strategic Planning
MBA 691 Graduate Capstone Project

Public Safety Leadership Concentration Courses

Course CodeCourse Title
MBA 623 (required) Public Safety Administration
MBA 624 (required) Resource Management for Public Safety
MBA 610

MBA 638

MBA 647
Human Resource Management
OR
Managing Organizational Performance
OR
Advanced Project Management

Technology Management Concentration Courses

Course CodeCourse Title
Select three of the following courses:
MBA 671 Project Management in Technology
MBA 672 Information Security and Privacy
MBA 673 Systems Analysis and Design
MBA 674 Technology and Innovation

What Could I Do After I Graduate?

Career Opportunities

Once you have graduated from Herzing University's Master of Business Administration with a dual concentration in Public Safety Leadership and Technology Management program, you could explore employment opportunities in the public or private sectors. You might seek executive or directorial positions in corporations, government organizations, or nonprofit agencies. You might pursue responsibilities in safety program development, information security implementation, or technology systems management. Positions you could pursue include:

  • Corporate Safety Director
  • Chief Technology Officer
  • Public Safety Director / Manager