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Postgraduate Certificate Online

Security Management

American Public University

2 months
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370 USD/credit 6660 USD/full
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About

The Security Management Postgrad. Cert. at the American Public University focuses on the principles and theories associated with various types of security, from industrial espionage, to cyber crime, to contemporary issues in security asset protection. 

Overview

Course Details

Deeply explore a range of security sectors—from industrial espionage to cybercrime to contemporary issues in security asset protection—with the Security Management Postgrad. Cert. at the American Public University.

With APU’s graduate certificate in security management, you will learn about strategic decision making and how to evaluate security programs, while conducting risk-assessment analysis of computer facilities, including identifying types of threats and probabilities of occurrences.

This online program covers material typically needed by those with professional interests in executive protection and recovery, trade secret protection, background investigations, surveillance, IT security, and cybersecurity.

What You Will Do

  • Evaluate the vulnerabilities, threats, and countermeasures related to assets protection
  • Analyze personnel, information, and physical security
  • Assess resource allocation methods as they apply to appropriate security through the use of protective services
  • Conduct risk assessment analysis of computer facilities, identifying types of threats and probabilities of occurrences

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Cases in Executive Decision Making
  • Assets Protection & Loss Prevention Management
  • Evaluation of Security Programs
  • Contemporary Issues in Security Management
  • Protective Services
  • Computer Crime

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 2 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details

Courses Start Monthly

Credits

18 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All APU graduate programs require you to have earned a minimum of a bachelor’s degree from an institution whose accreditation is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
  • Please read all graduate admission requirements before applying to this program and be prepared to submit the required documentation.
  • If you have a non-U.S. transcript, please view our International Admissions page for more information.
  • There is no fee to complete the APU admission application. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6660 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 370 USD per credit during 2 months.
  • National

    6660 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 370 USD per credit during 2 months.

$250 with military grant

Funding

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