Graduate Certificate in Disaster Management
University of Illinois at Chicago

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Disaster Management program provides increased knowledge and skills to those looking to advance their careers in this area.  Students will learn about the disaster management field while earning this certification in engineering.  Courses may include:

  • Foundations of Emergency Management and Continuity Programs
  • Environmental Risk Assessment and Management
  • Critical Infrastructure & Resource Protection Planning
  • Disaster Response and Recovery Operations


  • A baccalaureate or equivalent degree in engineering or a closely related field from a recognized institution of higher learning
  • This translates to a GPA of 3.0
  • Two reference letters

School Accreditation Statement

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