This certificate can be completed in a traditional or completely online format. This 18-hour certificate is designed to provide an introductory level knowledge to students interested in Homeland Security. Some employment opportunities are connected to certificates and/or degrees related to specified topics. This certificate is designed to provide an introductory level of knowledge. This certificate meets the eligibility requirements for financial aid.
Upon successful completion of Homeland Security certificate, the graduate should be able to:
Explain goals, processes and organizational components of the American Justice System.
Apply statutory and case law to various legal scenarios.
Explain the role of Homeland Security as it relates to terrorism response, intelligence gathering, and border security.