Skip to Main content

Admission Requirements


Note: The required GPA may be waived on a case-by-case basis by the department chair.

Credit Requirements

This graduate-level certificate program consists of 12 credit hours. That means you only have to complete four courses to earn your certificate.

Once you earn your certificate, you can also apply the credits toward an online Master of Science in homeland security degree right here at Angelo State.

Application Deadlines

  • Spring A: Jan 1
  • Spring B: Applications will open on Jan 22
  • Spring B: Mar 4
  • Summer: May 20
  • Fall A: Aug 1
  • Fall B: Applications will open on Aug 30
  • Fall B: Oct 1
A man on a computer.

Certificate Courses (3 credit hours each)

Required Courses:

  • BOR 6303: Cryptology
  • BOR 6335: Data Mining
  • BOR 6342: Cybersecurity and Constitutional Issues

Choose one of the following courses:

  • BOR 6350: Cyber Vulnerability
  • BOR 6351: Emerging Technologies in Homeland Security

Total credit hours: 12

Cybersecurity experts working on protecting companies from digital attacks and keeping their info...

Interested? Get in touch.