Emergency Management & Planning - Homeland Security

If you're fascinated with issues of national security or already working in this fast-paced field, enroll in our Homeland Security Certificate of Completion program. It will broaden your knowledge of national safety strategies and concerns and help to further your career. 

Program outcomes
  • Classify the ‘All-Hazards’ roles, functions, and relationships among local, federal and international law enforcement, intelligence, and security agencies in fulfilling diverse homeland security missions;
  • Apply an operational knowledge of intelligence-gathering and analysis pertinent to homeland security and other threats facing government and the private sector;
  • Construct an in-depth case study analysis of an individual contemporary terrorist group or movement using open-source intelligence covering: history, geography, and culture; ideology and political or social objectives; leadership, organizational structure, and finances; major actions, alliances, and proxies; and national and international suppression efforts;
  • Create effective strategies for local, state, national and international law enforcement agencies, aimed protecting transportation systems, passengers and cargos, and international border crossing points.

Credits from this certificate of completion program can be used toward an associate degree in this or a related field. Talk to an advisor to learn more.

Program Curriculum

CJS 250 Terrorism and Counterterrorism 3
CJS 251 Introduction to Homeland Security 3
CJS 252 Intelligence Analysis and Security Management 3
CJS 253 Transportation and Border Security 3
Total Program Credits: 12