Graduate Certificate in Homeland Security
Mississippi College

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Homeland Security program prepares students for careers in the homeland security field, which includes roles as asylum officers, border patrol agents, and policy analysts.  The curriculum combines a fundamental understanding of national security issues with emergency preparedness and response, teaching students how to respond to threats both human and natural and beyond border security.  You will learn to offer protection, medical assistance, damage control, and more in such courses as:

  • Physical Security
  • Legal Aspects of Homeland Security
  • Domestic Terrorism
  • International Terrorism
  • Cyber Terrorism


  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • Official transcripts
  • Standardized test scores, if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges