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 with a Major in Health 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 120-credit credential draws largely on courses in the areas of business, communication, political science and public health to support students in developing a sound understanding of the varied economic, social, political and health contexts within which emergency management operates, and include the following to graduate:
- 51 credits (seventeen courses) in emergency management (including a six-credit practicum);
- 33 credits (eleven courses) in business;
- 12 credits (four courses) in communication;
- 6 credits (two courses) in political science;
- 6 credits (two courses) in public health; 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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