MM and MBA in Public Safety Administration Course Descriptions


As our world changes, response time and organizational leadership during times of crisis have become a hot-button in the public sector. Whether natural or man-made, the prevention of and protection from events that could endanger the safety of each and every life locally, regionally, nationally or internationally depends on the skills and knowledge of those entrusted to make those decisions quickly and tactically.

With Chancellor University’s Master of Business Administration or Master of Management degrees in Public Safety Administration, you’ll gain a strong and inclusive academic basis built on a comprehensive leadership curriculum with business management aspects that will set you apart in your career and your life.

Designed to equip you with the skills you need to successfully and proficiently manage the growing and complex challenges in public safety, this new and exciting program is perfect for fire services, disaster response, emergency medical services, law enforcement, and public communications professionals. The challenging curricula will encourage expansion of your ability for creative thinking and innovative problem solving, while preparing you to lead with assurance, influentially communicate, and inspire hope in times of crisis. Plus this all-inclusive program gives Chancellor University students the opportunity to develop the attitudes and performance skills necessary to succeed as a leader in public safety.

Graduate Program Learning Objectives


  1. Effective Leadership & Communication: Students will integrate leadership and communication styles that enable the student to demonstrate effective leadership and communication strategies.
  2. Global Critical Thinking:Students will create, evaluate, and challenge arguments that consider global implications of decision making.
  3. Strategic Quantitative & Qualitative Reasoning:Students will evaluate and synthesize quantitative and qualitative data to generate and produce strategic managerial decisions.
  4. Through teamwork, students will identify and integrate exisitng diversity into the decision making process.
Course Number Course Title MASTER OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (MBA) MASTER OF MANAGEMENT (MM)
GRD 6120 Leadership
GRD 6340 Accounting for Decision Makers
GRD 6210 Strategy
GRD 6510 Marketing  
GRD 6220 People Management
GRD 6330 Analytical Decision Making
GRD 6511 Operations
GRD 6420 Financial Management  
CJM 6230 or CJM 6235 Statistical Research and Application in Criminal Justice or Grant Writing
PSM 6250 Legal & Ethical Issues in Public Safety
PSM 6260 Strategic Planning for Fire and Emergency Services
PSM 6240 Public Safety Administration Capstone

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