Master of Arts in Emergency & Disaster Management & Homeland Security
American Public University System

Program Details

Emergency and Disaster Management & Homeland Security are two separate master's programs offered at American Public University. Taking these programs in tandem in a dual degree gives you the core courses of both programs along with a selection of electives culminating in an end-of-program assessment.

The online dual degree offers a natural symbiosis between these two fields: emergency management professionals save lives by responding to disasters such as floods, fires, earthquakes, etc., while homeland security personnel provide a secure and collaborative information sharing environment for communication during critical incidents.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from an institution whose accreditation is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA)
  • Official bachelor’s or master’s transcript showing conferral of degree

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission