Graduate Certificate, Business Continuity

Admission Requirements:

  • Students must have a completed baccalaureate degree.
  • If the degree is in a non-security or business continuity-related field and has a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA, students will be required to start with one 400-level course, that is an elective option for the degree. 
  • Students who have already obtained a graduate degree will not be required to complete an entrance exam or complete a 400-level course first. 
  • Students with a baccalaureate degree with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher in a related field will not have any additional testing or entry course requirements.
  • Students with a cumulative GPA between 3.0 and 2.75, regardless of the field of study, will be required to complete the Watson Glaser Critical Thinking Exam. 
  • Students with a cumulative GPA below 2.75, will be required to submit results from either the GRE or GMAT. 

Minimum Requirements for Business Continuity Graduate Certificate: 12 credits

General University Requirements
Complete the general university requirements.
Graduate Certificate Requirements
Complete the graduate certificate requirements.
Business Continuity Program Requirements
HSEM F645Crisis Management3
HSEM F646Business Continuity and Risk Assessment3
HSEM F632Project Management3
Complete one of the following:
Business Continuity and Crisis Management 1
Cybersecurity Resiliency
Business Continuity Audit