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The Emergency Management program was the second such program offered in New England and is designed to focus on disaster preparedness, mitigation, response, and recovery. In addition, the program offers courses on the social effects of different disaster types, the role of the emergency manager in disasters, and disaster preparedness in the public and private sectors.
- Classes are 100% online so you can take them anywhere.
- We offer convenient 8-week terms.
- Complete all 36 credits in as few as 2 years.
- Begin your online master’s degree during any of our 6 terms — no need to wait to start advancing your career.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) the field of emergency management is one of the fastest growing career fields. BLS projections suggest that occupations in emergency management will grow at a faster than average pace nationally through 2018. Emergency management directors/specialist occupations are projected to grow the fastest, with an expected 22% total increase from 2008-2018.