2023-2024 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
    
    Apr 20, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

Emergency Management Minor


The Minor in Emergency Management provides students with the opportunity to acquire knowledge and skills in an increasingly important and dynamic discipline.  Applicable to a variety of organizational settings and disciplines, the program is designed to introduce individuals from the public and private sectors, non-governmental organizations, as well as the military, to manage the diverse challenges facing our nation as a result of recent disaster events and complex global threats.  Students are exposed to the theoretical knowledge and practical skills that are necessary for effectively managing a wide-range of critical incidents.  Throughout the program, students will examine various challenges, as well as current trends, impacting the field of emergency management.  In addition, students will identify best practices for effectively leading organizations in times of crisis.