homeland security and community preparedness minor

Part of the criminal justice program, this minor is for students who want to work toward the security of the United States. You’ll learn about policy analysis, community preparedness and homeland security practices in this focused area of study.

credits required for the Homeland Security and Community Preparedness minor


of students are assigned multiple advisers devoted to guiding them through their four years at WOU


of students who apply to WOU are selected for admission

student clubs and organizations are waiting to welcome you in

Highlights of the program

    • Understand collaboration with communities, citizens and agencies
    • Gain a community preparedness certificate
    • Explore the intersection of national safety and civil rights

Example Courses



Associate Professor, Criminal Justice Sciences
503-751-4003 | tighes@wou.edu | MA 206

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QUESTIONS - Homeland Security and Community Preparedness Minor

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