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Certificate in Homeland Security

Program Details

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.


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

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges