Certificate in Emergency & Disaster Management
Upper Iowa University

Program Details

The online 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


  • 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