Homeland Security (HLS.CA)

Human ServicesHuman Services

Certificate of Achievement

Public Services

Auburn Hills Campus

The Homeland Security Certificate of Achievement will introduce students to domestic and international terrorism issues and strategies for countering terrorist threats. Best practices will be identified for successful security planning and threat assessment. The key principles of emergency management and disaster planning will be presented to deal with both man-made and natural threats. Successful students will have the opportunity to earn numerous recognitions from FEMA in Incident Command and from the National Incident Management System (NIMS).

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Major Requirements
HLS 1000Introduction to Homeland Security3
HLS 1004Terrorism Analysis3
HLS 1005Integrating Emergency Management and Homeland Security3
HLS 1006International Strategies in Homeland Security3
Required Supportive Courses
Complete 2 courses from the following:
School Safety and Homeland Security3
Homeland Security and First Responders3
Introduction to Intelligence for Homeland Security3
Transportation and Border Security3
HLS 1020 - HLS 1029 Special Topics in Homeland Security (See List Below)
1-4
Total Credit Hours14-20

 A minimum cumulative 2.00 grade point average (GPA) overall is required for graduation. 

Special Topics

HLS 1020Special Topics in Homeland Security: Introduction to Defense Support and Civil Authorities2
HLS 1022Special Topics in Homeland Security1-4
HLS 1023Special Topics in Homeland Security1-4
HLS 1024Special Topics in Homeland Security1-4
HLS 1025Special Topics in Homeland Security1-4
HLS 1026Special Topics in Homeland Security1-4
HLS 1027Special Topics in Homeland Security1-4
HLS 1028Special Topics in Homeland Security1-4
HLS 1029Special Topics in Homeland Security1-4