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Graduate Certificate Online

Security Management and Homeland Security

University of Massachusetts Lowell

6 months
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380 USD/credit
380 USD/credit
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About

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is pleased to announce a new Certificate Program in Security Management and Homeland Security, offered by the Criminal Justice Department in conjunction with Continuing Studies and Corporate Education.

Overview

This need is not expected to be short term. Concerns with threats to property and persons in our country will continue to grow in the years ahead. Trends clearly demonstrate increased demand in all aspects of investigative services, perimeter safeguards, surveillance systems, risk management, and armored car services.

Learning outcomes

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is pleased to announce a new Certificate Program in Security Management and Homeland Security, offered by the Criminal Justice Department in conjunction with Continuing Studies and Corporate Education.

This part-time certificate program is designed for personnel working in the areas of public safety, security management, and law enforcement; executives in corporations responsible for overseeing in-house security programs; and information technology professionals. Criminal justice students interested in enhancing their future career prospects may also benefit from this program by broadening their studies to encompass security within private industry.

The Certificate Program in Security Management and Homeland Security was recently featured in The Chronicle of Higher Education.

All courses can be applied toward UMass Lowell's part-time Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice.

Accreditation

The University of Massachusetts Lowell is an accredited member of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. Accreditation indicates that the University is recognized and approved by regional and national associations concerned with the quality of higher education, and it assures that study undertaken here has transfer value to other accredited institutions of higher education.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Introduction to Homeland Security
  • Emergency Management
  • Security Management
  • Introduction to Information Security
  • Intelligence and National Security
  • Criminal Law

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 6 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80

Credits

18 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Apply to an undergraduate certificate program using the Online Application Form or by printing and completing the Undergraduate Certificate Application Form in .pdf file format.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    380 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 380 USD per credit and a duration of 6 months.
  • National

    380 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 380 USD per credit and a duration of 6 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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