Feb 03, 2023  
2022-2023 Catalog 
2022-2023 Catalog

Intelligence Analytics (certificate)

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Official Title of Certificate: Intelligence Analytics, Certificate

Award: Certificate


Total Credit Hours: 16 

About Homeland Security and Criminal Justice Institute

Purpose: This program is designed to provide students with a critical understanding of the complex nature of the intelligence community and its role in supporting U.S. national security. The intended audience is students who wish to explore a future career in the intelligence community; current intelligence community employees desiring to advance their career in the intelligence community; and companies and firms who wish to advance employees’ skills in the field of analytics.

Statewide Tuition Reduction Program

This program of study is designated a Statewide Tuition Reduction Program. This means that some residents of Maryland (refer to the Tuition, Fees and Payments  section of this catalog) enrolled in this program of study by the first day of the term may be eligible for in-county tuition rates for courses required for program completion. It is the student’s responsibility to confirm that this program still maintains a Statewide Program status before enrolling. Please refer to the college’s Accounts Receivable Office to confirm this designation.

Certificate Graduation Requirements

To graduate with a certificate, students must have demonstrated eligibility for ENG 101 ENG 101A , or ENG 111 . Refer to Academic Regulations on Graduation Requirements .

Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:

1. Differentiate between ethical and unethical actions regarding homeland security practices.

2. Demonstrate effective verbal communications skills.

3. Identify ethnic, cultural, national, religious, and political ideologies.

4. Examine and interpret forensic evidence to reconstruct terrorist events. 

5. Outline the myriad weapons of mass destruction/disruption, as well as critical land and water vulnerabilities. 

6. Develop strategies to generate intelligence.

7. Apply key principles in border control and transportation security to solve problems related to homeland security.

8. Write clear, concise, and accurate reports.

This program aligns with the college’s core competencies.

Related Offerings

Students may wish to also review requirements for the related majors or programs linked below.

Career and Educational Advancement Resources


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