Find a course
Find a course
The mission of the Asset Protection/Loss Prevention Certificate is to academically prepare students from diverse backgrounds for positions as security practitioners. Students participating in the program will receive core instruction that is aligned to security industry standards relating to emergency management and response, global and national threats, critical thinking in security management, homeland security and public safety, loss prevention and asset protection, as well as cyber-security fundamentals.
The mission of the Asset Protection Loss Prevention certificate is to develop critical thinking, creative decision-making, and management capabilities of public and private industry security practitioners that will enable professional success. Specifically, the program prepares graduates to employ current security, management, and leadership theories and evidence-based practices to: Introduce the development of emergency response plan including risk assessments Introduce processes that facilitate an enhanced understanding of global and national security implications, as well as procedures to mitigate potential risks. Develop critical thinking skills that facilitate improved security management decision making. Introduce the theoretical underpinnings of homeland security risk management and presents principles and practices that support public safety programs. Introduce the practice of avoidance, minimization, or elimination of unacceptable risks to an enterprise, including loss prevention.\r\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t\t
The requires a minimum of credits, which may come from a combination of required and elective courses.
Make an informed choice
We believe that students and families should be prepared financially for college and understand gainful employment opportunities before starting any program. So we want to ensure you have the information you need to make an informed choice - information like what it will cost, the skills you'll learn through your chosen program, and the types of occupations the program prepares you for.View the Asset Protection/Loss Prevention Certificate (Undergraduate) gainful employment disclosures.
While widely available, not all courses are available in all locations or in both online and on-campus formats. Please check with a University Enrollment Representative. More information about admissions requirements can be found in the Academic Catalog.