Learn to proactively prevent internal or external attacks, studying physical security and security administration by enrolling in the Security Management UG Certificate offered at the American Public University.
With a focus on the protection of assets, APU’s online certificate in security management program examines the major aspects of physical security, associated threats, and countermeasures. You will gain knowledge in how security managers review policies and procedures to ensure that actions taken are legal and ethical.
This program helps advance your knowledge in the fields of executive protection and recovery, trade secret protection, background investigations, surveillance, IT security, and cybersecurity.
What You Will Do
- Demonstrate knowledge of the basic security management terms
- Assess management theories and apply concepts of planning, resources, and authority to security organizations
- Identify and discuss major aspects of physical security, associated threats, and the application of countermeasures
- Explain basic procedures and rules of personnel security and specialized terms associated with information security
- Understand the role security leadership has in establishing the foundation of private security programs
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- Principles and Theory of Security Issues
- Legal and Ethical Issues in Security Management
- Evaluation of Security Programs
- Contemporary Issues in Security Management
- Security Administration
- Physical Security
- 2 months
Start dates & application deadlines
Courses Start Monthly
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- All APU undergraduate programs require a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent (i.e. GED).
- Please read all undergraduate admission requirements before applying to this program and be prepared to submit the required documentation.
- There is no fee to complete the APU admission application.
International285 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 285 USD per credit and a duration of 2 months.
National285 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 285 USD per credit and a duration of 2 months.
$250 with military grant
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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