Homeland and National Security

Undergraduate Certificate in Homeland National Security 
Program Length: 36 weeks

Students graduating on time

N/A* of Title IV students complete the program within 36 weeks1*Fewer than 10 students enrolled in this program. This number has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.

Program Costs*

$882 for in-state tuition and fees

$4,896 for out-of-state tuition and fees

$606 for books and supplies

Other Costs:

Optional fees: $132 ($66/semester)

Optional fees include:

College Service Fee - $8.00 in Fall and Spring semesters

Student Technology Fee - $8.00 in Fall and Spring semesters

Parking Permit - $50.00 in Fall and Spring semesters

Visit website for more program cost information: www.chaffey.edu/cashier/fees.shtml

*The amounts shown above include costs for the entire program, assuming normal time to completion.
Note that this information is subject to change.

Students Borrowing Money

The typical graduate leaves with

N/A* in debt3*Fewer than 10 students completed this program within normal time. This number has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.

The typical monthly loan payment

N/A* per month in student loans with an interest rate of N/A*4.*Fewer than 10 students completed this program within normal time. This number has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.

Graduates who got jobs

N/A* of program graduates got jobs

*We are not currently required to calculate a job placement rate for program completers.

Related employment fields:

Transportation Security Screeners: http://onetonline.org/link/summary/33-9093.00

Licensure Requirements6

The following do not have licensure requirements for this profession:

California

Additional Program Information:

The Homeland/National Security Certificate program prepares students for a variety of careers in the criminal justice and homeland/national security systems. Students will understand the roles of local, state, and federal agencies to properly secure the United States. Students will gain an understanding of the United States intelligence system, as well as transportation and border security. The program is suited to the needs of students who will utilize the certificate to be competitive within law enforcement and national security fields. Successful completion of the Certificate in Homeland/National Security enhances the student’s potential for employment at any level of government in the field of law enforcement and national security to include municipal and state police as well as federal law enforcement and intelligence agencies, including the following positions: Police Officer, TSA Specialist, Police Detective, Police Sergeant, Military Intelligence Specialist, Customs and Border Patrol Protection Officer, Immigration and Customs Enforcement Officer.

Total units for the certificate: 18

Upon the successful completion of this certificate, students should be able to: 

1. Demonstrate knowledge of the major theories, concepts, methods, and debates in security studies.

2. Articulate and critique present national and international security challenges and policy prescriptions.

3. Argue and apply comprehensive knowledge of security theory to address national and international security problem.

4. Identify the major themes in geo-political philosophy and perspectives with their historical context.

5. Comprehend the competing motivations and constraints underlying political behavior.

The Homeland and National Security certificate program of study is offered by Chaffey College's public service, culture and society academic and career community. For more information, visit the public service, culture and society page


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Footnotes:

  1. The share of students who completed the program within 100% of normal time (36 weeks).
  2. The share of students who borrowed Federal, private, and/or institutional loans to help pay for college.
  3. The median debt of borrowers who completed this program. This debt includes federal, private, and institutional loans.
  4. The median monthly loan payment for students who completed this program if it were repaid over ten years at a NA* interest rate.
  5. The median earnings of program graduates who received Federal aid.
  6. Some States require students to graduate from a state approved program in order to obtain a license to practice a profession in those States.

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