Memories of 9-11 Spur Growth in Homeland Security Programs

Reitz, Stephanie
November 2006
Community College Week;11/6/2006, Vol. 19 Issue 6, p15
The article presents the growth of homeland security programs inspired by memories of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attack. Courses designed to respond on emergencies and other potential catastrophes are offered in schools like the Goodwin College's homeland security associate degree program. The American Association of Community Colleges gives an estimate that four of every five community colleges offer classes with homeland security programs.


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