LinkedIn tracking pixel

Certificate in Counterterrorism

burned-out buses after a terrorist attackThe Counterterrorism Certificate examines American counterterrorism policy at home and abroad, including intelligence policy, enemy threat doctrine, and national security strategy in a historical and cultural context. Students who complete it are prepared for careers in intelligence, homeland security, law enforcement, and the military.

Contact an Admissions Officer

Apply Online

Program Learning Outcomes

  1. Students will demonstrate knowledge of basic terms, concepts, history, theories, and geography related to counterterrorism.
  2. Students will demonstrate an understanding of American counterterrorism policy at home and abroad, including intelligence policy, enemy threat doctrine, and national security strategy in a historical and cultural context.
  3. Students will demonstrate the ability to assess arguments, identify logical flaws, and obtain supporting or corrective information.
  4. Students will demonstrate the use of clear, effective and persuasive communications.

Curriculum

Required courses

Elective courses

(Choose a total of six credits)

 

Gainful Employment Disclosure (pdf)

Contact an Admissions Officer

Apply Online