Graduate Certificate in Security Management / Emergency Planning & Response
University of Denver

Program Details

The Graduate Certificate in Security Management focusing on Emergency Planning and Response prepares current or aspiring emergency response professionals to effectively implement emergency plans. The curriculum examines the roles of emergency response teams, government agencies, businesses, and private citizens at every stage of a disaster.

Students in this online emergency management certificate program learn how to compare and contrast plans and responses to various events and disasters. Courses teach students strategies for effective communication, as well as mitigation, preparedness, recovery, and emergency response. 

Topics covered by this concentration include:

  • Critical incident management
  • Hazardous and radiological material preparedness
  • Mitigation for emergency managers
  • Emergency planning

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Denver is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV