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Undergraduate Certificate in Explosive Ordnance Disposal

American Public University

12 months
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285 USD/credit
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About

The certificate in Explosive Ordnance Disposal is designed to meet the education requirements for students in the field of explosive ordnance disposal. The Undergraduate Certificate in Explosive Ordnance Disposal is offered by the American Public University.

Overview

Graduates may use their degree to help with professional advancement, or they may choose to pursue further study.  The Undergraduate Certificate in Explosive Ordnance Disposal is offered by the American Public University.

In addition to becoming familiar with the history of explosives, explosive ordnance disposal concepts, and the science behind explosive devices, the student will also learn about emergency response to terrorist incidents and homeland security.

Certificate Objectives

Upon completion of this certificate, the student will be able to:

  • Recognize the historical basis of the development of the Explosive Ordnance Disposal field (EOD).
  • Identify the differences between military and civilian EOD organizations.
  • Select the appropriate use of technology/approach in rendering safe operations.
  • Describe the basic electrical and electronic theory/circuitry used in triggering and controlling standard explosive devices and improvised explosives devices (IEDs).

Accreditation

American Public University is part of the American Public University System (APUS), which is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). The HLC accredits degree-granting institutions located in a 19-state region, and is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education (ED), and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Chemistry of Explosives
  • History of Explosive Ordnance Disposal
  • Electronics, Electricity, and Explosives
  • Explosive Incident Assessment: Methods, Practices, Protocols
  • Organization for Explosive Ordnance Disposal
  • Introduction to Physics with Lab

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You must have at least a high school diploma or equivalent (i.e. GED) to apply to the university.
  • You will be asked to submit a legible color copy of your valid government-issued photo ID before registering for courses. Military undergraduate students will submit a government issued JST or CCAF transcript.
  • You may be asked to complete our College Readiness Assessment. If you have previously earned 9+ hours of college credit, please contact us about waiving this requirement.
  • If you are a transfer student, you will be asked to submit your transcripts from any other schools where you earned college-level academic credit.
  • Your first course here will be Foundations of Online Learning (COLL100).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    285 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 285 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    285 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 285 USD per credit during 12 months.

Funding

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