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Certificate in Homeland Security

EKU’s online homeland security certificate allows students to build their credentials and develop a solid background, as well as the foundation needed to address threats to the security of the nation. 

At-A-Glance

Format: 100% online
Credit Hours: 24 hours
2017-2018 Tuition: $409 per credit hour
                                          $250 per credit hour for active duty military
Career Options: Customs agent, border patrol agent, asylum officer, FBI agent, CIA agent, intelligence analyst, transportation security official, forensic auditor, policy analyst, IT-cyber security specialist, INS officer, security program support specialist, counterterrorism analyst, critical infrastructure analyst, IT specialist, air marshal, telecommunications specialist, transportation security screener       

What sets our program apart?
Rooted in best practices and evolving technology, EKU’s curriculum blends academic and professional preparation through course topics such as physical security, critical infrastructure protection, risk analysis and emergency management.

  • 8-week terms
  • Special tuition for active duty service members
  • Study any time, from anywhere
  • No campus visits required
  • Online tutoring options accessible from anywhere
  • Ranked by U.S. News & World Report among the best universities offering online degrees

Why choose EKU?
EKU is a regionally-accredited, brick-and-mortar university that is ranked among the nation's best colleges and has been educating students for more than a century. EKU has received numerous honors, including being named one of the best online colleges in the nation and one of the most veteran-friendly campuses.