B.S. in Homeland and International Security

Prepare to be a leader in today's global security arena.

Globalization has posed exponential, international-level challenges to world peace, security, and the stability of communities, transcending any defined nation or state boundary. The Homeland and International Security program prepares the next generation of national, regional, and local leaders with an understanding of global development, including the United States. The need for formal education and workforce preparation in the realm of international security affords students true global perspectives, engagement, and career opportunities.

Rivier University is a College of Distinction.

Department of Homeland & International Security
Rivier's high-quality, hands-on bachelor's and master's programs prepare students for leadership roles in a global environment. For more information, visit the Department of Homeland & International Security.


B.S. in Homeland and International Security graduates can pursue roles as:

  • Law enforcement officers
  • Intelligence analysts
  • FBI, CIA, and other federal agents
  • Border patrol agents
  • Customs/immigration officials
  • Anti-terrorism specialists
  • Public policy coordinators
  • Foreign service officials

Rivier’s Career Development Center (CDC) provides professional advising, assistance with career or major planning, internship options, job search information, and graduate school exploration. For a complete list of CDC resources, visit the Center’s webpage.