American Military University

Online Degree Programs

Master of Arts in Emergency and Disaster Management


111 W. Congress Street

Charles Town, WV 25414

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Arts in Emergency and Disaster Management

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Emergency and Disaster Management degree is designed to provide students with graduate level knowledge and associated critical thinking/decision making involved in planning, management, relief, and recovery for, in, and from public crises. As a core of study, students will be exposed to the history, theory, planning, management, response, relief, recovery, economics, and specific cases associated with public emergencies, disasters, and catastrophes. Included in the curriculum are natural, technical, and human-induced crises.


The American Public University System is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, North Central Association; and nationally, by the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council.

Facts & Figures

In State Tuition (per year): 0 USD

Loans Offered: The University participates in the William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program, Federal PLUS, and Federal GRADPLUS programs. American Military University also offers Military Tuition Assistance and the GI Bill

Size & Settings: 40,000+

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