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Homeland Security Certificate

The market for homeland security jobs is growing at all levels in the public and private sectors. Earning a Certificate in Homeland Security at Great Bay can provide emergency response professionals the skills and expertise necessary to effectively plan, prepare, and respond for a potential terrorist attack. Students pursuing a Criminal Justice degree may also take the Homeland Security Certificate to enhance their potential employment opportunities.

Core Requirements

Course ID Course Theory Lab Credits
HLS110 Introduction to Homeland Security 3 0 3
Classroom 3, Lab 0, Total 3
HLS115 Crisis Planning, Operations, and Management 4 0 4
Classroom 4, Lab 0, Total 4
HLS120 Introduction to Terrorism 3 0 3
Classroom 3, Lab 0, Total 3
Total Credits 10

Students must select two additional courses from the following list:

Course ID Course Theory Lab Credits
CRJ121 Criminal Procedure 4 0 4
Classroom 4, Lab 0, Total 4
CRJ123 Criminal Law 4 0 4
Classroom 4, Lab 0, Total 4
CRJ150 Criminology 3 0 3
Classroom 3, Lab 0, Total 3
POL220 Public Administration 3 0 3
Classroom 3, Lab 0, Total 3
IST161 Introduction to Information Assurance 2 2 3
Classroom 2, Lab 2, Total 3
Total Credits 6

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