The online BS in Emergency Management & Homeland Security degree program from Post University focuses on the four phases of emergency management: mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery. Students develop skills to plan and prepare for pending emergencies, manage operations during emergencies, and conduct recovery efforts after emergencies. Graduates are able to:
Assess risk and vulnerability related to crises, natural and humanmade events, and terrorism, including weapons of mass destruction
Develop and evaluate emergency management or homeland security plans
Analyze cultural, political and religious implications of the terrorist environment
Identify critical factors that allow for effective communication, collaboration, and cooperation among key stakeholders and media services and outlets
Apply creative problem solving and decision-making techniques to address homeland security issues and provide viable courses of action
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