Bachelor of Science in Homeland Security & Emergency Management
Mercer University

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Science in Homeland Security & Emergency Management program is designed for those with a strong interest in the field of homeland security and emergency response, providing a strong foundation of knowledge regarding homeland security issues.  The curriculum develops leadership skills and the ability to communicate effectively and efficiently in high-risk situations while also preparing students to deal with public safety, focusing on the management aspect of this field including organizing and pre-planning for disasters.  Graduates are prepared to design policies and procedures that respond to national security threats, apply critical decision-making skills to determine how to inform and manage public responses to critical incidents, and distinguish how various components of the public safety system interact.

Requirements

  • A high school diploma or GED

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges