The online Master of Science in Counter-Terrorism and Homeland Security (MSCTHS) program is led by American University’s respected on-campus faculty and instructors. Our scholars are leading national voices in topic areas such as national security law, counter-terrorism, and the causes of political violence. Their expertise ensures that you will receive a quality online learning experience that offers practical, real-world knowledge reflecting the latest thinking on essential counter-terrorism and homeland security issues.

Jennifer Gumbrewicz

Jennifer Gumbrewicz

Program Director

Jennifer Gumbrewicz is a successful attorney, experienced professor, and proven leader with a long career in legal practice, research, and communications...

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Joseph K. Young

Joseph K. Young

Associate Professor, Chair

Joseph K. Young is an associate professor at American University with a joint appointment in the School of Public Affairs and the School of International Service...

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To learn more about American University’s online Master of Science in Counter-Terrorism and Homeland Security taught by leaders in the field, call 855.725.7614 to speak with an admissions adviser or request more information.