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.
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 >
The Graduate Certificate in Homeland Security with an emphasis on Emergency and Crisis Preparedness & Management focuses on operational concerns and approaches in preparing for and managing emergencie more >