2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    May 07, 2021  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

Security Management Certificate

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College of Community Innovation and Education
Department of Criminal Justice
Health Sciences I (HS1), 311


Associate Instructor: Jerome Randall


The security industry is rapidly growing in the State of Florida and in the nation. This area is in need of qualified, innovative managers and leaders to meet the demands of the twenty-first century. A student in this certificate program will gain experience in risk assessment, legal issues, and contemporary approaches to security management. Certificates will be awarded only at the time of degree completion. This certificate can be completed online and is therefore open to UCF online students.

Certificate Admission Requirements

  • None

Certificate Requirements

  • Students are required to take courses as specified below and to declare the Certificate.

Prerequisite Courses

  • There are no certificate prerequisites; however individual courses may have prerequisites.

Restricted Electives (3 Credit Hours)

Select one of the following:

Foreign Language Requirements

  • None

Total Undergraduate Credit Hours Required: 15

Other Requirements

  • A minimum overall GPA of 2.0 is required in courses used to satisfy the certificate.
  • At least 12 hours used in the certificate must be earned at UCF within the department.
  • No credit by exam (TSD, Military credit) may be used.
  • Internship or Independent Study credit cannot be used toward the certificate.
  • Course Substitutions must be approved by the department in advance.

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