Graduate Certificate in Terrorism & Homeland Security
University of Central Missouri

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Terrorism & Homeland Security program from University of Central Missouri focuses on specific and relevant information regarding the theoretical and practical aspects of terrorism and those who perpetuate it. Upon completion of the certificate, students are able to:

  • Analyze how public response to criminal justice issues (usually driven by the media) and legislative actions (usually driven by public response) contribute to the development of criminal justice policy
  • Apply various criminological theories to account for crime variation across different countries
  • Describe important patterns of international and domestic terrorism over time and explain terrorism in the context of various criminological perspectives
  • Compare and contrast the areas of homeland security including security, preparedness and mitigation, and recovery, as well as the agencies responsible for such activities

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 at the university level

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission