100% Online Undergraduate CertificateFoundations of Homeland Security

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100% Online Undergraduate Certificate in Foundations of Homeland Security

Only transportation security officers with the U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) may enroll in this American Public University undergraduate certificate program.

American Public University's Foundations of Homeland Security certificate program is designed to broaden your knowledge and skillsets in identifying threats, taking control of emergencies and disasters, and making intelligence assessments to defuse dangerous situations before they occur.

Through APU's program, you'll be better prepared to:

  • Identify national and international acts of terrorism.
  • Recognize intelligence cycles and how they relate to threats facing the U.S.
  • Explain modern transportation and border security challenges.
  • Describe Emergency Operations Center protocol.
  • Compare psychological and behavioral triggers of terrorism.
  • Explain the history of chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear weapons development and use.

American Public University's online class environment is highly collaborative and ideally suited to adult learners seeking to advance their professional knowledge.

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Rising college costs have many of our nation’s hard-working professionals feeling left behind when it comes to making their higher education goals a reality. At American Public University, we believe it doesn’t have to be that way. At APU you’ll find programs that align with industry trends and are backed by individual support teams dedicated to helping you succeed. Our commitment to affordability doesn’t mean sacrificing quality.

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Tuition Cost Per Credit Hour Undergraduate $285 per credit hour $250/credit hour with military grant Master’s Degree & Graduate Certificate $370 per credit hour $250/credit hour with military grant
  • Earn credits for your experience. Don’t leave your hard-earned credits behind. We offer no-cost transfer credit evaluation so you can possibly fast-track your education by earning credit for prior life experiences, college courses, or military service.
  • Books online at no cost. Textbooks and ebooks provided at no cost to all undergraduate students and master’s-level students eligible for the military tuition grant.
  • Serving the military. Active-duty servicemembers, their spouse and dependents, National Guard members, and Reservists are eligible to receive the military tuition grant. Additionally, they’re eligible for our university book grant, which provides no-cost textbooks and ebooks for undergraduate and master’s-level courses.
  • Help when you need it. Our excellent support staff can walk you through ways to fund your education, including federal student aid, military TA, veterans’ benefits, scholarships, private loans, and employer contributions.

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At American Public University, our expert faculty and industry advisors work to shape a quality, relevant, online education that responds to the needs of working adults looking to advance their education in order to meet professional goals. Come discover how our award-winning, accredited education can help you reach your next level.

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