Bachelor of Applied Science in Emergency Management & Homeland Security
Truckee Meadows Community College

Program Details

The online bachelor-completion program in Emergency Management and Homeland Security is intended to develop leadership roles in the defense and preparation of terrorism, in addition to response management of natural and manmade disasters. This program is ideal for professionals in emergency services, such as law enforcement, fire sciences and EMS who want to further advance their careers.

Required core courses include topics in different aspects of emergency management, such as ethics, preparedness, deterrence, and administrative duties. Elective options range from protection of the homeland to trauma treatment and securing transportation systems.

This degree prepares graduates for work in the public and private sectors.

Requirements

  • Bachelor completion requires 120 credits, including transfer credits
  • Must possess a qualifying associate degree
  • Official transcripts from each college or university attended
  • Placement test, if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities