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Graduate Certificates in Security Management

Our ever-changing world continues to call for strong, high-tech national and international security. Prepare to meet the challenges of the growing security industry with a graduate certificate from Tulane School of Professional Advancement. Develop the practical skills necessary to help defend corporations and businesses from criminal acts, terrorism, and disasters by earning graduate certificate in Security Management.


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Earn Your MPS in Security Management With Stackable Certificates

Elevate your current expertise or prepare for a new career with our completely online Graduate Certificate in Security Management. Our curriculum is one of the few in the country focused on private sector security management. Gaining an education from a renowned university can help increase new job opportunities as well as potential income. Courses offered in this "stackable" certificate can be applied to a Master of Professional Studies in Security Management. If you're interested in pursuing a master's degree and applying your certificate toward your degree, please contact your program director. See how far you can go with a graduate certificate or an MPS in Security Management by visiting our program’s YouTube playlist.

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Security Management Certificate Requirements

Our certificate program includes courses that develop the basic skills needed for security management.

Certificate Requirements

SECM 6001 Physical Protection Systems 3
SECM 6002 Introduction to Emergency Management 3
SECM 6003 Risk Management and Threat Assessment 3
SECM 6004 Business Continuity 3
  Total 12


Advanced Security Management Certificate Requirements

Delve deeper into security management with advanced courses in various security sectors.

Certificate Requirements

SECM 6005 Corporate Security 3
SECM 6006 Financial Security 3
SECM 6007 Cyber Threats and Homeland Security 3
SECM 6008 Sport and Event Security and Response 3
  Total 12


Enhance Your Career in Security Management

A Graduate Certificate in Security Management will help prepare you for a career in this stimulating, rapidly growing field with course topics including protection systems, risk management, and leadership. Strengthen your skills and industry knowledge to prepare for career advancement or to switch to an entirely new field.


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First-Class Training from Industry Professionals

SoPA's academic programs boast industry veterans and highly trained experts with decades of experience in their professions. Our Emergency & Security Studies instructors have served in diverse roles, holding titles such as chief administrative officer, emergency specialist, community resilience specialist, military veterans, cybersecurity analyst, and more. Experience hands-on training and mentorship opportunities that expand beyond the classroom.

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Create a Course Schedule That Works for You

Our courses can be completed anywhere and on your own schedule. Balance your academics with your personal and professional life with the ease and flexibility of online learning.

Tulane School of Professional Advancement is dedicated to serving working professionals. Take the next step toward your dream career without putting your life on hold with a Graduate Certificate in Security Management. Learn more about our unique certificate programs by requesting more information today.


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