2022–2023 Walden University Catalog (September 2022) 
    
    Oct 07, 2022  
2022–2023 Walden University Catalog (September 2022)

Graduate Certificate in Homeland Security


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With this certificate program, students can enhance their skills to provide leadership and effectively develop and implement emergency-response strategies. Students will learn to be prepared when critical incidents occur to implement policies that protect individual safety without compromising individual rights and freedoms.

Students must meet the master’s program admission requirements. Credit from courses taken for a certificate can be applied toward the Master of Public Administration or the MS in Nonprofit Management and Leadership.

Students must show progress and maintain performance in a manner identical to a degree program. Students track their progress in their program of study, similar to degree-seeking students. Students must receive a B or better in each course. Note: A grade of B– is not acceptable.

Certificate Requirements


  • 18 total quarter credits
  • Foundation course (3 cr.)
  • Core courses (15 cr.)

Curriculum


Course Sequence


The recommended course sequence is as follows:

Quarter Course Credits
1    3 cr.
   5 cr.
2    5 cr.
   5 cr.

 

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