Georgetown University

School of Continuing Studies

Master of Professional Studies in Emergency & Disaster Management


640 Massachusetts Ave NW

Washington, DC 20001

United States


(202) 687-8700

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Professional Studies in Emergency & Disaster Management

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Professional Studies in Emergency & Disaster Management emphasizes the communications, budget management, and technology skills that are needed for success in this fast-paced and high-intensity field. The program, created for entry- and mid-level professionals, integrates unique opportunities for hands-on practice, where students can engage with industry experts and apply their skills in real-world scenarios.

Program Formats

The program offers options for both part-time and full-time enrollment, and students may take courses on campus, online, or through a combination of both formats.

On Campus:
The on-campus Emergency & Disaster Management program is designed for students in the D.C. metro area who prefer learning in a classroom setting and on a consistent schedule. Classes are held on campus at the same times every week, giving students an opportunity for face-to-face interaction with faculty and peers in a classroom environment.


Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: Finacial assistance is available to those who qualify. Applicants may apply for loans by completing the Free Applicaion for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). FAFSA Code: 001445

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 0-999

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