Graduate Certificate in Terrorism Studies
American Public University System

Program Details

Learn how to protect people and organizational assets from terrorist incidents with this online Graduate Certificate in Terrorism Studies. Professionals with an existing bachelor’s or master’s degree can expand their knowledge and skills to mitigate terror escalations and prepare for emerging dangers

Students will gain a fundamental understanding of extremist groups, terrorism tactics, weapons of mass destruction, and counterterrorism. Classes in this online homeland security program discuss the effects of terrorism on political and military leadership after 9/11.

Courses include studies of:

  • Research designs and methods
  • Assessing the past of terrorism to forecast the future
  • Domestic terrorism and extremist groups
  • Intelligence analysis

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

American Public University System is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)