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Undergraduate Certificate in Emergency & Disaster Management

Program Details

The online Undergraduate Certificate in Emergency & Disaster Management program is designed to help students understand, manage, and mitigate the physical and human consequences of natural, technological, civil, and human-caused hazards. Courses cover topics such as:

  • Political & Policy Basis of Emergency Management
  • Emergency Preparedness & Planning
  • Disaster Response & Recovery
  • Business & Industrial Crisis Management

Requirements

  • Official high school transcript
  • Official GED certificate or score report
  • Evidence of a passing score on tests recognized by the state such as the High School Equivalency Test (HSET) and the Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC)
  • Official college or university transcript that lists the high school graduation date
  • ACT or SAT scores (if seeking admission as a freshman)

Accreditation & Licensing

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