Office: Technology Center, Room 212
Address: 855 E. Lavaca St., Beaumont, TX 77705
Phone: (409) 880-8023
LIT is the first college approved by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board to offer an Associate
of Applied Science degree in Homeland Security. Students have two options with the Homeland Security degree.
They may focus on courses leading to careers as a Homeland Security Specialist or a Crime Scene Technician.
LIT also offers a one-year Certificate of Completion in Homeland Security.
The Associate of Applied Science in Homeland Security and the Certificate of Completion in Homeland Security
provide standardized education and training with real-world solutions to Homeland Security and National
Defense. The Associate of Applied Science in Homeland Security combines disciplines in computer security,
emergency communications, emergency management, fire technology, law enforcement and private security.
Degree Plan for Certificate in Homeland Security
|DORI 0200||College Success Skills||2 : 2 : 0|
|CRIJ 1301||Introduction to Criminal Justice||3 : 3 : 0|
|CRIJ 1310||Fundamentals of Criminal Law||3 : 3 : 0|
|CRIJ 2314||Criminal Investigation||3 : 3 : 0|
|HMSY 1337||Introduction to Homeland Security||3 : 3 : 0|
|HMSY 1340||Homeland Security Intelligence Operations||3 : 3 : 0|
|HMSY 1341∀||Critical Infrastructure Protection||3 : 3 : 0|
|HMSY 1342||Understanding and Combating Terrorism||3 : 3 : 0|
|HMSY 1343||Weapons of Mass Destruction||3 : 3 : 0|
|Program Credits : Lecture Hours : Lab Hours||24 : 24 : 0|