Studying Homeland Security at Regis

Regis University’s undergraduate academic certificate in Homeland Security is designed to provide professionals who currently work in homeland security or those desiring to work in the industry, the skills and knowledge required to be successful in this growing field.
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Homeland Security Undergraduate Certificate

Degree Overview

Professionals working or desiring to work in the arena of homeland security and/or disaster response must be knowledgeable about vocabulary, principles, theories and problems associated with homeland security and disaster response.

Available online and on-campus, the undergraduate academic certificate in Homeland Security is a means to study in depth, those theories and practices which support ongoing efforts to address the national and international need for prevention and security from both external and internal threats.

Learn more about our undergraduate certificate in homeland security.

Total Credit Requirements: 15 credit hours (5 classes)

Learn more about graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed this program and other important information regarding gainful employment for the current academic year.

Program Requirements

Homeland Security Certificate Requirements: 15 credit hours

CR 350 Introduction to Criminology
CR 445 Homeland Security
CR 446 Perspectives on Terrorism
CR 448 Homeland Security: Legal and Ethical Issues
CR 449 Vulnerability and Security

Please note that recent course requirement updates may not be reflected in the list above and you should contact an admissions counselor at 800.944.7667 for recent changes and updates.

 

How to Apply

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Certificate Only Applicants Submit the Following:

  • Application form
  • Pay the $50.00 application fee
  • Possess a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Possess transferable college credit from a regionally accredited college or university
  • Provide evidence of work experience
  • Additional admission requirements apply to international students who are non-U.S. citizens.
  • No official transcripts are necessary. The writing skills placement essay is not required.

Please note: You are limited to taking a maximum of 18 credit hours and you are NOT eligible for financial aid or veteran's benefits. If you decide to become degree-seeking you must meet all admission and degree requirements of the undergraduate program selected.

Please remember: Applications that are incomplete and/or missing information will NOT be processed.

Application deadline: The application deadline is one week prior to the start of the term. Applications received after the deadline will be moved to the next term.

Class Starts

Term Class Start Date
Summer 8W1 - 2015 May 4, 2015
Summer 5W1 - 2015 May 4, 2015
Summer 5W2 - 2015 June 8, 2015
Summer 8W2 - 2015 June 29, 2015
Summer 5W3 - 2015 July 13, 2015
Fall 8W1 - 2015 August 24, 2015
Fall 5W1 - 2015 August 24, 2015
Fall 5W2 - 2015 September 28, 2015
Fall 8W2 - 2015 October 19, 2015
Fall 5W3 - 2015 November 2, 2015
Spring 5W1 - 2016 January 11, 2016
Spring 8W1 - 2016 January 11, 2016
Spring 5W2 - 2016 February 15, 2016
Spring 8W2 - 2016 March 7, 2016
Spring 5W3 - 2016 March 21, 2016
Summer 5W1 - 2016 May 2, 2016
Summer 8W1 - 2016 May 2, 2016
Summer 5W2 - 2016 June 6, 2016
Summer 8W2 - 2016 June 27, 2016
Summer 5W3 - 2016 July 11, 2016

Tuition

2014-2015 Academic Year Tuition: Effective Fall 2014

Course Format Estimated Total Program Cost Credit Hours Required Cost per Credit Hour Estimated Fees for Program
Classroom $6,950 15 $460 $50
Online $6,950 15 $460 $50

2015-2016 Academic Year Tuition: Effective Fall 2015

Course Format Estimated Total Program Cost Credit Hours Required Cost per Credit Hour Estimated Fees for Program
Classroom $6,950
15 $460 $50
Online $6,950 15 $460 $50

Directed study costs $460 per credit hour.

Please note: Additional fees may apply to students. Please contact an admissions counselor at 800.944.7667 for information.