School of Management

Occupational Endorsement

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Minimum Requirements for Occupational Endorsement: 12 credits

The occupational endorsement in homeland security provides the basic academic preparation and sought after critical thinking skills necessary for mid-level careers in the TSA agency or homeland security field while also serving as a stepping-stone into a homeland security and emergency management-related degree programs such as the HSEM bachelor's degree at SOM. Applicants must be 18 years old to be admitted.

Occupational Endorsement Program

  1. Complete the following admissions requirement: Be at least 18 years old by the first day of the semester in which you are admitted.
  2. Complete the general university requirements.
  3. Complete the occupational endorsement requirements.
  4. Complete the following:
    HSEM F221 Introduction to Homeland Security--3 credits
    HSEM F223 Terrorism: A Global Threat--3 credits
    HSEM F225 Intelligence Analysis and Security Management--3 credits
    HSEM F227 Transportation and Border Security--3 credits
  5. Minimum credits required--12 credits