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Associate of Science in Criminal Justice - Homeland Security

Rasmussen College



Following the events of September 11th, 2001, the focus of the security of the nation has been at the top of the list of concerns. For this reason, Rasmussen College has created their online Associate of Science in Criminal Justice - Homeland Security degree. This online degree in criminal justice - homeland security is an excellent option for those individuals who are looking to develop the knowledge that is needed for securing the borders and protecting the nation's citizens.

Topics covered by the courses in this online criminal justice degree, include:

  • Current terrorist organizations, and their ideologies including their methods, targets, support structures, and motives.
  • Conducting counterintelligence and counterterrorism operations.
  • Planning and setting up of appropriate intelligence collection programs.
  • Analyzing and evaluating collected intelligence to identify terrorist threats.
  • Developing, evaluating, and refining contingency plans for terrorist attacks.

This is an excellent online program for those who are looking to succeed in a career in emergency services or risk analysis of communities, and will prepare its students for careers as Border Patrol Agents, Immigration Officials, Customs Officers, a FEMA Agents within the CIA, NSA, or other intelligence agencies.

Accreditation Information

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

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