Master of Science in Emergency Preparedness
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Program Details

The online MS in Emergency Preparedness degree program from the University of Nebraska Medical Center is designed to provide students with emergency response and preparedness skills needed in the face of naturally occurring disasters, intentional acts of terrorism, and new emerging infectious disease threats. Students may choose either a practice-based track, or an academic-based track, both of which cover topics in:

  • Prevention, Protection, Response & Recovery
  • Foundations of Public Health
  • Epidemiology
  • Terrorism

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Nebraska Medical Center is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV