Eastern Kentucky University

Master of Science in Safety, Security, and Emergency Management

Address:

521 Lancaster Avenue

Richmond, KY 40475

United States

Phone:

859-622-3171

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Master of Science in Safety, Security, and Emergency Management

Format: Online

Program Description:

All students in the Master of Science in Safety, Security & Emergency Management online degree program will take 6 core courses during their first year. These courses will focus on various topics such as safety, security and emergency management administration, legislation and legal compliance, workers' compensation/labor law, emergency preparation and response, and auditing. The second year will include support courses on industrial safety management, security management, environmental hazards, risk management and specific concentration courses of the student's choice.

EKU's Master of Science in Safety, Security & Emergency Management now offers five concentrations: Homeland Security, Occupational Safety, Emergency Management, Fire & Emergency Service, and School Safety. You will find this program well-suited to build your skills and leadership in these specialized fields.

Accreditation:

Eastern Kentucky University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) to award associate, baccalaureate, and master’s degrees.

Eligibility Requirements:

Students must currently hold a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution.

Facts & Figures

# of Credits Required: 36

Classification: Master's College or University I

Loans Offered: A range of financial assistance programs from government and private institutions are available to help you afford your educational goals. Eastern Kentucky University participates in Federal Title IV funding such as Stafford guaranteed student loans.

Locale: Distant Town