Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Security Assessment & Management
Towson University

Program Details

The online Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Security and Assessment Management stems from the Master of Science in Integrated Homeland Security Management degree.  Both programs share core courses and the objective to fill the high-demand for homeland security professionals who can prevent and lead responses to manmade and natural disasters and crises.  This graduate certificate is an ideal way to advance your career if you are already a working professional in homeland security.  Upon completion of the program, you will possess the ability to:

  • Identify critical agency infrastructures and their correlations
  • Develop and implement emergency responses in crises
  • Lead planning teams
  • Analyze, research and develop security strategies

Towson University recognizes and participates in the Order of the Sword & Shield National Honor Society.


  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university in a relevant field of study
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 (4.0 scale) for the most recent 60 units of graduate or undergraduate work
  • Three years post-bachelor’s experience working in health, information technology, security or related areas
  • Official transcripts
  • Resume
  • Essay
  • Two reference letters

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Restricted States

Alabama, Arkansas, Hawaii, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, US Territories, Utah, Wisconsin, Wyoming