Certificate in Emergency Management
University of Central Missouri

Program Details

The online Certificate in Emergency Management program from University of Central Missouri explores crisis and disaster management, emergency response planning, catastrophic readiness, and disaster and society so that students are prepared to:

  • Advocate for a cultural change in the emergency services and implement a safety and health program in an emergency service organization
  • Assess the interrelationships between budgeting, operational plans, and strategic plans
  • Evaluate the relationship between the emergency services organization and the community it serves
  • Analyze societal influences on public sector personnel management and evaluate an emergency services organization's human resource values
  • Formulate recommendations and solutions to personnel management issues
  • Compare and contrast training and education, and technical skills training versus organizational training


  • High school diploma or GED
  • Official transcripts
  • ACT/SAT scores, if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission