M.S. in Emergency Management, Graduate Certificate in Emergency Management
The field of emergency management is one of the fastest-growing sectors of the labor market, and it’s predicted to grow over the next decade. Through a broad, multidisciplinary perspective, the M.S. in Emergency Management prepares students for leadership roles in organizations and services that deal with emergencies.
The M.S. in Emergency Management is a 39-credit program that culminates in an emergency management capstone research project and presentation. Students complete 30 core program credit requirements by completing required emergency management courses through University College and required management courses through the Robert B. Willumstad School of Business. Students also choose from one of three elective tracks:
This program was designed for working professionals who need to fit course work around their busy life and career responsibilities. Students study part time in the evenings, with more classes being offered online each semester.