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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

Post University is licensed by the State of Connecticut through the Office of Higher Education.

Post University is accredited through the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE).

Disclosure

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