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Graduate Certificate in Homeland Security: Law & Policy

Curriculum

The 12-hour, online certificate curriculum includes courses from the law school's M.S. in Homeland Security: Law & Policy program. Students pursuing the graduate certificate are required to complete two of the three core courses required for the M.S. degree. These core courses, coupled with two elective courses, give the student a broad approach to homeland security law and the opportunity to study an area of special interest.

The certificate will require 12 credit hours for completion, which will be comprised of 6 required hours (2 courses) and 6 elective hours (2 courses).

Core courses Credit hours
LAW 815 International Aspects of Homeland Security 3
LAW 816 Domestic Aspects of Homeland Security 3
Required core course hours: 6
 
Elective courses (choose two) Credit hours
EVRN 720 Biosecurity in the 21st Century 3
JOUR 840 Crisis Communications 3
LAW 994 Cyber Law and Policy 3
LAW 994 Terrorism Finance 3
LAW 994 Cybercrimes 3
Students must complete two elective courses: 6
 
Total credit hours required: 12