Need One More Reason to Consider a Masters in Law Enforcement? We’ll Give You 10

    What's in the eBook?

    This 30-page eBook offers 10 reasons why now is the perfect time for law enforcement professionals to consider a Masters in Law Enforcement and Public Safety Leadership, including:

  1. Acquiring Leadership & Management Skills
    Cultivate analytical skills, critical thinking strategies, communication abilities, legal awareness, and financial and budgetary competencies essential for effective leaders.
  2. Training in Cutting Edge Law Enforcement Technology
    Social media, biometrics and body cameras are just the beginning.
  3. Studying Community Oriented Policing Strategy and Implementation
    Learn appropriate community-based public safety responses and strategies including ethics, dispute resolution and decision-making.
  4. Learning From Experienced, High Ranking Criminal Justice Experts from Across the Country
    You can't meet today's law enforcement challenges with a textbook from the 1960s. Immerse yourself in a contemporary learning environment and network with your peers from different agencies.
  5. Preparing for What's Next
    Looking toward retirement in 5-10 years? A Master's degree will expand your options and prepare you for the next phase of your life.
Endorsed by Law Enforcement
Police officers today need skills in leadership, management, and communication for advancement. The University of San Diego collaborated with the San Diego Police Officers Association on the creation of the Master of Science in Law Enforcement and Public Safety Leadership, and the degree focuses on these skills. USD’s program should be attractive to officers interested in advancement and is likely to help them stand out as they seek promotions.
Brian R. Marvel, San Diego Police Officers Association
Student Testimonial
Class of 2017
Harry "Clay" Leak is a Sergeant with the Boulder County Sheriff's Office and a graduate of University of San Diego's 100% online Master of Science in Law Enforcement and Public Safety Leadership program. Here he shares his impressions of the program and the benefits of networking with students from across the country.
Harry "Clay" Leak, Graduate, M.S. in Law Enforcement & Public Safety Leadership
Student Testimonial
Class of 2017
Lt. Duane Voss of the San Diego Police Department is a graduate of University of San Diego's 100% online Master of Science in Law Enforcement & Public Safety Leadership Program. In this video he discusses his experience in program and why he feels the curriculum is so critical for today's law enforcement leaders.
Duane Voss vid, Graduate, M.S. in Law Enforcement & Public Safety Leadership
Faculty Testimonial
Benjamin Kelso is a Lieutenant with the San Diego Police Department, and an instructor for University of San Diego's 100% online Master of Science in Law Enforcement & Public Safety Leadership degree program. In this video, he discusses the cutting edge curriculum of this criminal justice leadership degree.
Benjamin Kelso, Instructor, M.S. in Law Enforcement & Public Safety Leadership