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Bachelor of Science in Emergency Management & Homeland Security

Program Details

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

Requirements

  • Accredited high school diploma or GED equivalent recognized by the Department of Education
  • Official transcripts
  • Cumulative 2.0 GPA or above

Accreditation & Licensing

New England Commission of Higher Education

Disclosure

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