Security Assurance Studies

Security in the 21st century transcends law enforcement and government service to encompass many disciplines -- and many avenues to career success. As a Security Assurance Studies major, you’ll learn how to become a security professional who makes sound decisions in the face of dynamic local, national and global issues. This broad interdisciplinary program allows you to specialize in the area of security that interests you most, whether that’s modern languages or computer science.

Degree Requirements

The Security Assurance Studies major is designed to develop security professionals capable of making sound decisions, lifelong learning, and the ability to deal with the global, national, and local issues which are a dynamic function of many different components of civilization.

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Internship Opportunities

  • U.S. Marshal
  • Rhode Island Department of Attorney General
  • Rhode Island State Police
  • Verisign
  • Amica Insurance
  • Genzyme
  • Citizens Bank


  • Rhode Island State Police
  • Amica Insurance
  • Department of Homeland Security
  • Providence Police
  • Paychex, Inc.
  • Raytheon Company
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation
  • Connecticut State Police
  • Genzyme
  • Citizens Bank

Affiliated Academic Programs

  • SJS “Law in Europe” Study Abroad Program
  • SJS Study Abroad in Westminster, England