Security Studies (Certificate)

The 24 credit hour security studies certificate will provide students with the skills and credentials necessary to expand their employment opportunities in corporate and public security. Students will receive extended education in transdisciplinary topics such as accounting, computer studies and advanced crime and law courses. Upon completion of this certificate, students will be well-equipped to have fluid conversations with professionals from different backgrounds.

Program Offered

Security Studies (Certificate)

Offered by
College of Public Service and Community Solutions


Plan of Study

The Plan of Study is the required curriculum to complete the program.

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Application Requirements

All students are required to meet general university admission requirements:

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Program Requirements

Required Core Courses -- 12 credit hours
Select two courses from the following -- 6 credit hours
Select one course from the following -- 3 credit hours
Select one course from the following -- 3 credit hours
A grade of "C" (2.00 on a 4.00 scale) or better is required for upper-division course work.
Depending on a student's undergraduate program of study, prerequisite courses may be needed in order to complete the requirements of this certificate.