The online Graduate Certificate in Biodefense, Science & Technology Security Analysis program is designed for students who want to learn more about the national security and intelligence studies fields but are not yet ready to commit to a master’s degree or for those that are only interested in learning about one part of the master’s degree. This program teaches students about Homeland Security and dealing with man-made and natural incidents, including terrorism, mass-casualty events, and pandemic outbreaks. Students learn to evaluate security policies, strategies, operational theories, and issues from domestic and international perspectives; analyze policy issues related to cooperation among the international community, state governments, and private industry; and understand, explain, and respond to threats from various areas.
- Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college
- Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher or relevant qualifications, including work experience
- Essay or academic paper
School Accreditation Statement
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission