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Course Details

Course Code: SCMT698 Course ID: 2607 Credit Hours: 0 Level: Graduate

THIS COURSE REQUIRES A PROCTORED EXAM. Comprehensive final examination for students in the Master of Arts in Security Management Program. IMPORTANT: You must have COMPLETED all other courses in the program and have a GPA of 3.0 in order to register for this course. As a Security Management student, you must pass this comprehensive exam in order to have your degree conferred. The comprehensive exam must be taken by the course end date or a failing grade will be posted. If you fail your first course attempt to pass the comprehensive exam, you will need to get approval to register for a second attempt of the course and BOTH final course grades will show in your transcript.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Session Weeks
12/28/20 - 06/04/21 06/07/21 - 08/01/21 Spring 2021 Session D 8 Week session
01/25/21 - 07/02/21 07/05/21 - 08/29/21 Summer 2021 Session B 8 Week session
02/22/21 - 07/30/21 08/02/21 - 09/26/21 Summer 2021 Session I 8 Week session
03/29/21 - 09/03/21 09/06/21 - 10/31/21 Summer 2021 Session D 8 Week session
04/26/21 - 10/01/21 10/04/21 - 11/28/21 Fall 2021 Session B 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

In addition to the institutional and degree level learning outcomes objectives, the Master of Arts in Security Management also seeks the following specific learning outcomes of its graduates.

CO-1: Recognize and critically analyze the various forms of liability associated with the security management industry.

CO-2: Provide cost-effective measures for architectural security design for facilities, airport security, and critical infrastructures.

CO-3: Integrate and adapt security concepts and services from traditional approaches to address vulnerabilities to new technologies.

CO-4: Evaluate the technologies of security systems, information security, and asset protection methodologies, and construct a reasonable view through critical thinking, to draw logical conclusions towards objective perspectives.

CO-5: Assess the security function as it pertains to complex specializations in safety, safeguarding sensitive assets, and conducting vulnerability assessments.

CO-6: Relate and associate historical, economic, equity and social perspectives of security measures and associate them to contemporary needs of protection and loss prevention.

CO-7: Apply the principles of scientific management to security management as a unique discipline.

CO-8: Apply the concepts of professional and ethical behavior to security programs and organizations.


The course consists of the comprehensive final exam for the award of the MA in Security Management degree. The comprehensive final exam consists of four questions designed to test your broad knowledge of security management fundamentals.

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Book Title:Please contact your professor for instructions regarding your comprehensive exam.

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.