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Herzing Public Safety Programs

Explore Our Public Safety Programs

Criminologists as Scene of Crime Investigating Behind Yellow Tape

Find your career in criminal justice and help make the world a better, safer place. It all begins with your education.

EMT Emergency Medical Technician Loading Patient Into Ambulance

Become a first responder in as little as 16 months! With Herzing, you’ll gain a solid foundation to assess and manage emergency medical needs. Choose from associate degree, diploma and certificate programs.

Homeland Security Officer Sending Radio Instructions

Enroll in a 3-year homeland security online degree program to take the classes needed to help keep Americans safe and protected.

Interdisciplinary Studies Student Working on Homework

Build a degree, build your career. Complete YOUR bachelor’s degree in interdisciplinary studies and become qualified for the job you really want.

Pursue a Career in Public Safety

Herzing University’s public safety degree program prepares graduates for important careers that help maintain a peaceful and safe society. Today, there is a growing need for qualified, trained professionals in the security, criminal justice, EMT, and law enforcement fields.

Our hands-on classes and fieldwork will provide you with the public safety training and experience you need to advance in your current job or start a new career as a first responder or other public safety professional.

Career-focused curriculum

Discover the crucial knowledge and skills required to succeed in your work and build a foundation for continued career growth.

Flexible schedule

We work hard to help you maintain school-life balance, striving to be as flexible as possible for busy non-traditional students.

Experienced faculty

Get face-to-face instruction from experienced and credentialed faculty with real-world success in the field.

Classes Start May 6th

Waived Enrollment Fee


We are proud to have awarded
$9.9 million all time to students
via our First Responder’s and Badge-to-Grad grants.

An affordable, career-focused education is possible with Herzing University.

Graduate Renee

The online program is hard, but I learned that if you want something, you will do whatever it takes to accomplish your goal. My community health course helped me prepare to rebuild parts of my community and now I’m seriously considering pursuing my master’s degree in criminal justice.

Holli Yvette Thomas Testimonial

Holli Yvette Thomas

Public Safety Program

Online Campus

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