College of DuPage


Criminal Justice 2110: Continuity of Operations

3 Credit Hours

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The field of homeland secuirity is expanding and continues to be an area in which demand for qualified practitioners is growing. The College of DuPage understands the demands some professionals and students have on their lives and provides a convenient online course to assist those with other commitments. If you want to get a job in the field of criminal justice or homeland security, or perhaps pursue a promotion in your current career, an associate degree or certificate will help prepare you.

Continuity of Operations is one of several courses offered at the College of DuPage to help you get started accomplishing your goals.This particular course explores the process for developing, implementing, exercising, and evaluating continuity of operations for government entities in the event of a disaster. Emphasis is placed on being able to continue to supply services to constituents and customers while supporting staff and initiating recovery operations.

Students who register for this course should expect to spend from 3 - 4 hours a week working on their selected reading materials, course assignments and completing online discussions.

Prerequisites: CJ 1145, CJ 1148 (minimum of C grade in either course) or consent of instrcutor. See the Catalog for more information.

For more information about this online course, refer to the Course Summary, refer to COD Online, or contact the instructor.  You may find the instructor’s contact information here: