The Emergency Management program at CBU is continuously evolving to better address contemporary emergency management challenges, reflect the current market and state of the discipline, and ensure that graduates have all the core competencies required of a confident and effective 21st Century emergency management professional.
Students wishing to study the Bachelor of Emergency Management can do so either part-time or full-time, and either entirely on-line or by attending classes on-campus. The curriculum for this 90-credit credential draws on courses in the areas of business, communication and political science to support students in developing a sound understanding of the varied economic, social and political contexts within which emergency management operates, and include the following to graduate:
- 42 credits (fourteen courses) in emergency management (including a 6 credit practicum);
- 21 credits (seven courses) in business;
- 12 credits (four courses) in communication;
- 3 credits (one course) in political science; and
- 12 credits (four courses) as general electives.
For a specific listing of all credential courses, please consult the Emergency Management program under the Shannon School of Business in CBU’s Academic Calendar.
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