Skills for Your Career

An online homeland security degree enhances your knowledge of emergency management, disaster recovery, and government administration. In this program, you’ll:

  • Prepare to take your CompTIA Network+ and ISC2 certification exams
  • Develop a disaster recovery plan for an organization
  • Explain and develop a business continuity plan that addresses unanticipated events
  • Compare the different ISS policies associated with incident response teams (IRT)
  • Describe the foundations of homeland security and emergency management
  • Understand border security and immigration issues
  • Compare homeland security agencies at the federal, state, and local levels
  • Explore the various types and practices of cybercrime
  • Describe and apply the 14 areas of common practice in the Department of Homeland Security Essential Body of Knowledge
  • Identify strategic security management issues in cyber security planning and response