Homeland Security Certificate

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Why Study Homeland Security? 

A Homeland Security certificate enhances your Criminal Justice knowledge so you can make the meaningful difference you envision. Examine the most current and pressing issues in cyber crime, security vulnerabilities, terrorism and weapons.  

What You'll Learn 

Our industry-leading curriculum advances your knowledge, broadens your skills, and opens doors to many career options. The experts in our well-respected, departmentally recognized program will guide you through the current state of homeland security in the United States and explore the structure and functions of the FBI, CIA and NSA and their intelligence gathering processes. Our hands-on courses will help you create proactive methods to protect public security.

Program Details

Pursuing an educational certificate equips you with the newest information and future-minded approaches to key concepts in the field, helping you unlock rising employment opportunities and paths to growth and innovation in your current role. View the required courses to earn a certificate in Homeland Security from Columbia College.

The Homeland Security Certificate will appear on your academic transcript and provide evidence that you have satisfied academic requirements for departmentally recognized courses in the area. The Homeland Security certificate consists of successful completion of 18 credit hours of designated coursework.

Earn Your Certificate Online 

We believe in the power of online programs to help you create your future on your terms. That’s why Columbia College is a pioneer in online education, teaching classes virtually since 2000. Our students are all over the world living their real lives, holding down jobs and caring for others, while learning their way to something better. That’s why we employ high-tech virtual learning and simulation systems that ensure you receive the training and experience you need, 100% online. Because a flexible degree should have flexible options, so you can make a real difference for yourself and others, starting today.

Flexible Education

Columbia College Global offers traditional classroom instruction for many courses at nationwide locations. Students at nationwide locations are expected to engage with multiple learning methods, including online and virtual while completing their degree. Columbia College offers on-campus programs with traditional classroom instruction at the Residential Campus in Columbia, Missouri.


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