The Graduate Certificate in Homeland Security with an emphasis on National Security Policy focuses on national security policy with a strong emphasis on federal policies, national strategies, and the nexus between homeland security and national security arenas. Students will gain an in-depth understanding of the principles of homeland security and national security policies and the tensions and tradeoffs in this policy area.
The certificate meets the need of professionals to earn a credential in this demanding and developing field. This certificate can stand alone as a focused program of instruction, or it can be used toward an appropriate master's degree.
The Bush School of Texas A&M University is regionally accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (1866 Southern Lane; Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097; 404-679-4501). All programs are also reviewed and approved through internal Texas A&M governing bodies and, where appropriate, through the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB).
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Online course are delivered via Blackboard® a password protected course management environment. Courses are asynchronous and can be accessed anytime-anywhere with an Internet connection.
Students may take Bush School Online courses online from anywhere - anytime.
While we always enjoy having online students visit our beautiful and impressive campus, there are no on-campus requirements. If at anytime a student does wish to visit the Bush School please let us know in advance and we will be happy to arrange a tour.
Contact us and let a helpful Financial Services Representative guide you through your Financial Aid options and help determine the best program for you. Programs include: Federal Stafford Loan, Federal PLUS Loan, Federal Pell Grant.
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