Graduate Certificate in Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness
Virginia Commonwealth University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness program complements interests in public and government affairs by focusing on international and domestic security and preparedness issues related to terrorist threats and natural disasters.  This field is now a critical aspect of governmental policy at all levels and is also important within the private sector, preparing students to become professional analysts and informed governmental decision makers.  Graduates understand the theory and practice of homeland security and emergency preparedness and are prepared to analyze policies and synthesize information.

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Virginia Commonwealth University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.7 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)