Emergency Management Specialization - M.S. in Criminal Justice Leadership and Executive Management

Emergency Management

Whether the event is a natural disaster such as a hurricane or flood, or a manmade crisis such as a terrorist attack or hazardous materials spill, professionals capable of managing and responding to emergency situations are in greater demand. The Emergency Management specialization provides the knowledge and associated critical-thinking skills that can help you develop effective emergency response strategies for addressing today’s public safety issues. Explore the history, theories, and case studies associated with public safety, as well as tactics and techniques for managing emergency situations.

Completion Requirements

  • 61 total quarter credits 
    • Foundation course (1 cr.) 
    • Core courses (45 cr.) 
    • Specialization courses (15 cr.)

Estimated time to completion is 21 months. Time to completion may vary by student, depending on individual progress and credits transferred, if applicable. For a personalized estimate of your time to completion, call an enrollment advisor at 1-866-492-5336.


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