Program Overview

Offered 100% online, the Graduate Certificate in Homeland Security is an outstanding addition to the resume of anyone interested in a career related to homeland security, such as public safety, emergency management, first responders, city officials, law enforcement, or cyber security; public service in federal, state, or local government; or the public sector. Obtain a broad understanding of homeland security strategies at the national level with an in-depth analysis of key security issues affecting federal, state, and local government, and the private and nonprofit sectors. Target your studies with an emphasis in Border Security; Critical Infrastructure Protection; Emergency Management or National Security Policy. Examples of courses and topics include the Fundamentals of Homeland Security, Business Continuity, Maritime Security, Border Security, Cybersecurity, U.S. Law and Homeland Security, Weapons of Mass Destruction, Emergency Management, Domestic Intelligence Operations, and Terrorism.

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    Program Details

    Degree Level: Certificate

    Delivery Format: 100% Online

    Accelerated Degree: No

    Accreditation & Licensing

    Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges


    • Personal Statement
    • Resume
    • A bachelors degree
    • GRE Scores Required if your GPA is less than 3.0 overall or in the last 60 hours

    School Overview

    Founded in 1876, Texas A&M is noted as the first public institution of higher education. Today, the school is the flagship university serving more than 60,000 students. The regionally accredited University hosts a number of online degrees and certificates within the following Colleges:

    • College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
    • College of Dentistry
    • College of Education & Human Development
    • College of Engineering
    • College of Geosciences
    • Bush School of Government & Public Service
    • College of Medicine
    • College of Nursing
    • School of Public Health
    • College of Science
    • School of Law 

    Online degree and certificate programs are designed with flexibility to meet the needs of adult students, and at the same time, retain the same standards as that of on-campus counterparts. Students have the opportunity to complete coursework on their schedule, communicate with faculty trained in online classroom delivery, and connect with peers through platforms such as discussion boards. Through Texas A&M University System (TAMUS), the University works to comply with state authorization requirements to ensure the quality of its programs to non-resident students beyond its state’s borders.


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