Master of Public Safety

Prepare for a future in public safety leadership with an online Master of Public Safety degree. This is the only program in Canada that aligns with the initiatives of Public Safety Canada. Wilfrid Laurier University offers 100% online post-graduate public safety degree programs, including an online Master of Public Safety and five graduate diplomas. Public safety is an expansive field that focuses on keeping citizens safe from a multitude of threats including crime, natural disasters, terrorism, and more. The Canadian government has issued Public Safety Canada as the department responsible for overseeing citizen protection and maintaining a safe and peaceful society. Laurier’s Master’s degree and graduate diplomas are Canada’s first and only programs of their kind, created in alignment with the pillars of Public Safety Canada.

Course syllabus:

  1. Issues in Contemporary Public Safety

  2. Intelligence and Analytics in Public Safety

  3. Research Methods and Statistical Analysis in Public Safety