CDSE Education Program students can earn Certificates by successfully completing (passing) four CDSE Education courses in any of the five concentrations listed below. The Education Program Certificate recognizes the student for successfully completing an advanced program of study. These Certificates are ideal for individuals who wish to add to their credentials as a Security Professional. Students can register for Certificates at any time via their STEPP account.
Click on the Certificates below for more information about the course requirements for each Certificate.
- The CDSE Certificate in Risk Management ED151.CT
- The CDSE Certificate in Security Leadership ED152.CT
- The CDSE Certificate in Security Management ED153.CT
- The CDSE Certificate in Security (Generalist) ED154.CT
- The CDSE Certificate for Systems and Operations ED155.CT
The chart below shows which courses are aligned with each Certificate and the schedules for those course offerings.
Each course has received a credit recommendation by the American Council on Education (ACE). CDSE course credit recommendations are listed in the ACE National Guide.The CDSE Certificate in Risk Management ED151.CT
The CDSE Certificate in Security Leadership ED152.CT
The CDSE Certificate in Security Management ED153.CT
The CDSE Certificate in Security (Generalist) ED154.CT
The CDSE Certificate for Systems and Operations ED155.CT
CDSE courses are intended for use by Department of Defense and other U.S. Government personnel.