2 Online Certificates Available in Homeland Security & National Defense
Since the Twin Towers fell on 9/11, many adults in the nation have become gripped by an urgency to understand why such attacks occur — and how to prevent them from ever occurring again. As the umbrella term for security efforts to protect states against terrorist activity, "homeland security" describes the preventative and remedial measures taken to neutralize such devastating attacks. The U.S. currently relies on a series of agencies to maintain homeland security efforts — including the National Guard, the Coast Guard, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
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 more >
Since September 11th, the U.S. Department of Labor has been predicting that the employment of security management personnel will grow faster than all other occupations due to the threat of terrorism. more >