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Our affordable online security course

Security specialists are no longer simply called in as a precautionary measure. They now play a vital role in preserving public safety and preventing—as well as intervening in—criminal activity. This expanded role has created demand for security professionals who are trustworthy, knowledgeable, and calm under pressure.

Our online security course is designed by practicing specialists who know what it takes to succeed in a challenging and rewarding career path. You will learn about risk management, legal and ethical issues, disaster preparation, how to interface with law enforcement, and more. Studying online at your own pace, this is your opportunity to move your security career ahead without having to interrupt it.

What you get

  • Dedicated study guides and two comprehensive security services textbooks
  • Personalized career guidance and Career Tools
  • The option to take part in our live commencement ceremony
 
71,000

new jobs

Job opportunities

Careers in security are in demand as organizations of all kinds invest in crime prevention and public safety. As a security specialist, you could find yourself in almost any professional setting, including casinos, banks, federal facilities, universities, sports arenas—and even on security details for public figures. With this versatility, it's no surprise that the U.S. Department of Labor forecasts 71,000 new security guard and gaming surveillance officer jobs by 2026*.

 

BOOST YOUR
CAREER–FAST

Enroll at any time, study on your own schedule, and graduate in as little as four months.

SPECIALIZE YOUR SKILLS

Stand out from the crowd with expertise in law, contingency planning, white-collar crime, and more.

ACADEMIC
SUPPORT

Learning online doesn’t mean learning alone. Interact with peers and faculty in our online community.

 

Frequently asked questions

You may be taking your first steps into higher education. Or you may be considering online study for the first time. Whatever your situation, we're here to guide you through the process and answer any questions you have.

Do you like the idea of playing an important role protecting the public, keeping people safe from criminal activities and upholding the law? If so, our security training course is ideal preparation. You will learn fundamental concepts and gain an understanding of real-world procedures, so that when you graduate from our security course, you will be confident about your future. Taking security training online will be very worthwhile!

Yes! All students taking our online security course online receive personalized career assistance. We'll help you create an impactful resume, prepare for interviews, and explore job opportunities in your area that are suited for people who have earned a security diploma.

We allow you up to one year from the date of your enrollment to complete your security course and earn your security diploma. A self-paced, flexible study schedule is one of the many advantages of pursuing your education at Ashworth College.

Related programs

This security diploma is one of the many career-focused legal studies programs we offer. Our other online courses include:

State requirements

A career in this field may require you to meet certain licensing, training, and other requirements that can vary by vocation and state. You should check with your state, local government, and/or licensing board to find out which requirements may be applicable in your state. Click here for contact information on state licensing/regulatory boards and certain professional licensing information.

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