Homeland Security

Certificate Offered

Credits Required: 18 (2017-2018 Academic Year)

If you are able to think quickly and strategically and want an exciting and rewarding career that allows you to help protect those in your community, then the Homeland Security program is well-suited for you. During the program, you develop your analytical thinking in order to safeguard critical infrastructure and key resources. The curriculum provides you with knowledge in a variety of areas including terrorism and terrorist motivations, cyber security, fire management, pre-hospital emergency medical services, and weapons of mass destruction.

The Homeland Security program must be completed within two academic years.

 Students must achieve a “C” grade or better in all program major courses.




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First Semester - 9 Credits

CRIM 128Orientation to Homeland Security 3.00
CRIM 133Domestic Terrorism & Home Security 3.00
CRIM 136Intro to Phys Security & Deterrents 3.00

Second Semester - 9 Credits

CRIM 164Continuity of Operations Planning 3.00
CRIM 168Cybersecurity: Law & Ethics 3.00
POLS 101American National Government 3.00