Complete Your Degree

The required courses for the TSA Homeland Security Certificate of Specialization are also applicable toward an Associates Degree from Coastline.  Completion of the three core courses will fulfill one of the major requirements and all major-specific program electives.  Please see the degree roadmap below.

Coastline Degree Requirements for an Associate of Arts Emergency Management/Homeland Security

GENERAL EDUCATION (18 units total, 1 class per group)

Group A1 – Mass Communications

1 class (3 units)

Group A2 – English Competency

1 class (3 units)

Group A3 – Math Competency

MATHC030 or above

Group B – Natural Sciences

1 class (3 units)

Group C – Arts & Humanities

1 class (3 units)

Group D – Social Sciences

1 class (3 units)

Group E – Self Development

1 class (3 units)

AREA OF EMPHASIS – Required Core (18 units total)

EMGT C101 – Introduction to Emergency Management

1 class (3 units)

*EMGT C102 – Introduction to Homeland Security

1 class (3 units)

EMGT C105 – Emergency Preparedness

1 class (3 units)

EMGT C110 – Emergency Response

1 class (3 units)

EMGT C120 – Disaster Recovery

1 class (3 units)

EMGT C130 – Hazard Mitigation

1 class (3 units)

AREA OF EMPHASIS – Program Electives (6 units total*)

Satisfied with EMGT C172* - Intelligence Analysis & Security Management and EMGT C174* - Transportation & Border Security.

ELECTIVES (to meet the 60 units degree requirement)

Various Courses

6 classes (18 units)

* TSA Certificate of Specialization Courses