Certificate in Security Operations

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Certificate in Security Operations

EKU’s online security operations certificate provides students with the skills needed to assess security needs and implement, improve and ensure security for both public and private sector entities. Rapidly evolving technology and increasing domestic and foreign threats have created a wealth of opportunity for individuals with credentials in security management. The program gives graduates a competitive edge in the job market and compliments a variety of backgrounds


Format: 100% online
Credit Hours: 24 hours
2017-2018 Tuition: $409 per credit hour
                                          $250 per credit hour for active duty military
Note: The certificate requires a grade of “C” or better in 12 hours of required courses and 12 hours of elective courses.                        

What sets our program apart?
Rooted in best practices and evolving technology, EKU’s curriculum blends academic and professional preparation through course topics such as physical security, critical infrastructure protection and security operations.

  • 8-week terms
  • Special tuition for active duty service members
  • Study any time, from anywhere
  • No campus visits required
  • Online tutoring options accessible from anywhere
  • Ranked by U.S. News & World Report among the best universities offering online degrees

Why choose EKU?
EKU is a regionally-accredited, brick-and-mortar university that is ranked among the nation's best colleges and has been educating students for more than a century. EKU has received numerous honors, including being named one of the best online colleges in the nation and one of the most veteran-friendly campuses.