The Homeland Security Specialist College Credit Certificate (CCC) prepares students to work in law enforcement, homeland security, private/industry security, and other criminal justice, legal or public service-related fields. The certificate prepares students to work as criminal justice or homeland security practitioners, supervisors, or managers in law enforcement agencies and homeland security organizations. The certificate may also be beneficial to professionals seeking incentive benefits or career enhancement as it provides supplemental training for persons previously or currently employed in these occupations.
Credits earned in a CCC may be applied toward completion of an associate degree.
Many courses require prerequisites. Check the description of each course in the list below for prerequisites, minimum grade requirements, and other restrictions. Students must complete all prerequisites prior to registering for a course.
Students must fulfill all requirements of their program to be eligible for graduation. All courses required for the certificate must be passed with a grade of “C” or better.