Certificate in Homeland Security
Abraham Lincoln University

Program Details

The online Certificate in Homeland Security program from Abraham Lincoln University explores domestic and international terrorism and prepares students for successful careeers in homeland security and public safety. Upon completion of the program, students possess the knowledge and skills needed to:

  • Compare trends in terrorism from the mid-1950's to the present and discuss historical, political, and religious assassinations that have impacted the course of history
  • Create security checklists to facilitate a proper risk analysis and quantify risk using probability and estimated losses
  • Identify various disaster-management governmental agencies in multiple countries


  • Proof of High School Graduation or its equivalent
  • Documentation of a current government-issued photo ID
  • A resume, curriculum vitae or list of professional accomplishments
  • Transcripts for any previous undergraduate study that the applicant wants to submit to ALU for possible transfer credit

School Accreditation Statement

Distance Education Accrediting Commission