Certificate in Terrorism Studies
American Public University System

Program Details

Intelligence and public safety professionals can prepare for potential threats with an online Certificate in Terrorism Studies. Students will receive an overview of terrorist groups, their histories, and their objectives.

Classes discuss analytical methods, predictive tools, and procedures to best deter potential threats. This homeland security certification defines the causes and effects of terrorism and the religious and political motivations that can lead to violent attacks. Graduates will be prepared to provide counter terrorism response to help protect people and assets.

Courses cover topics such as:

  • Mind of a terrorist
  • Chemical, biological, and radiological hazards
  • Cyber warfare
  • Terrorism and US national security
  • Illicit finance

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

American Public University System is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score