Bachelor of Science in Emergency & Disaster Management
Upper Iowa University

Program Details

The online BS in Emergency & Disaster Management degree program from Upper Iowa University integrates theory with practice to prepare students to understand, manage, and mitigate the physical and human consequences of natural, technological, civil, and human-caused hazards. Courses cover topics such as:

  • Emergency Preparedness & Planning
  • Disaster Response & Recovery
  • Psychology of Disaster
  • Hazards Mitigation
  • Public Budgeting Process


  • Diploma from a regionally accredited and/or state-recognized public or private high school, or successful completion of a GED equivalent
  • Minimum 2.0 GPA for any previous college course work

School Accreditation Statement

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