Public Safety Management and Leadership (PSL) at Reinhardt University is designed to meet the national demand for for 500,000 trained professionals by 2015. Reinhardt, a member of the national Homeland Security Educational Consortium Assn., offers the PSL as the standard for first responders in law enforcement, fire fighting, homeland security and emergency management who want to develop the skills and knowledge to meet marketplace demands. The PSL degree underscores the unique programming of the College's Public Safety Institute and its membership in the Homeland Security Educational Consortium Assn.
Public Safety is one of the fastest growing career fields in the United States, not only because of criminal activity, but also due to the presence of domestic and international threats to our nation. We now live in a world that demands public safety leaders who have the knowledge and skills to provide leadership that can effectively deal with complex, multidimensional safety and security issues.
This degree in Public Safety Management and Leadership will provide a strong foundation for graduate work in public administration and other social sciences.