The 30-credit, online Master of Science in Law Enforcement Intelligence and Analysis from Michigan State University (MSU) teaches you to collect, analyze and interpret critical intelligence so you can empower data-driven decision-making in law enforcement operations.
Program developed in partnership with the FBI and DEA
80+ years of educating criminal justice professionals
Faculty led by Dr. David Carter, an internationally recognized author and law enforcement intelligence expert
No. 10 Best Online Graduate Criminal Justice Programs – U.S. News & World Report, 2019
No. 85 Best National University – U.S. News & World Report, 2019
Experience a curriculum co-developed by the FBI and DEA and master the latest intelligence tools, ethical field-research tactics and practical law enforcement methods. In as few as two years, you’ll graduate ready to make an impact in any criminal justice setting.
The faculty and staff of Saint Mary’s online programs are dedicated to having profound impact on students’ person-centered educational experiences.
Program Founder, David L. Carter, Ph.D
David L. Carter, Ph.D. Program founder Dr. David L. Carter is an internationally recognized author and law enforcement intelligence expert and pioneer. David L. Carter is a professor in the School of Criminal Justice and Director of the Intelligence Program at Michigan State University. His expertise is in the areas of policing issues, violent crime control, law enforcement intelligence and counterterrorism. A former Kansas City, Missouri police officer, Dr. Carter was Chairman of the Department of Criminal Justice at the University of Texas-Pan American in Edinburg, Texas for 9 years prior to his appointment at Michigan State in 1985. Learn directly from a leading expert who wrote the book on this cutting-edge field.
Professor, Mark Anarumo , Ph.D
Mark Anarumo earned his PhD in Criminal Justice in 2005 from Rutgers Graduate School-Newark, where he completed his dissertation on terrorist threat forecasting. Mark is also a 2012 graduate of Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government, where he was a National Security Fellow, and is a 2001 graduate of the FBI National Academy. Mark is currently serving with the United States Government as an anti-terrorism and physical security expert. During his 20-year career he has worked as a representative of the United States in several foreign nations including Iraq, Afghanistan, Kyrgyzstan, Korea, Turkey, Kuwait, and Saudi Arabia. In these positions Mark has served as Chief of Anti-Terrorism, Chief of Information Protection, and Chief of Police, protecting United States interests and personnel from terrorism, crime, and cyber attack.
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