Bachelor of Security & Emergency Management
University of Alaska Fairbanks

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Security & Emergency Management program prepares individuals for careers that allow them to make impacts in their communities and to shape the emergency services field.  Students will learn about the challenges facing emergency management and homeland security professionals in the current, post-9/11 environment, including man-made, natural, and technological disasters.  The curriculum includes courses in disaster response operations and management, emergency planning, risk analysis, business continuity, crisis management, fiscal management for emergency management operations, training and management development, and more.  You will choose a concentration from the following:

  • Homeland Security
  • Emergency Management
  • Fire Administration
  • Cyber Security
  • Emergency Medical Management


  • Applicants with no college course work or fewer than 30 semester credit hours of college credit must submit official high school transcripts
  • Applicants who have college-level course work must send official college or university transcripts to UAF
  • Freshman and transfer applicants with fewer than 30 semester credit hours must submit the results of either the ACT or the SAT examination

School Accreditation Statement

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities