The following information applies to students enrolled in the Computing & Security Technology program for the 2013-2014 academic year. As of Fall Quarter 2014, the Computing & Security Technology Program—and its faculty, professional staff and students—will become a part of Drexel’s new College of Computing & Informatics (CCI). For more information on CCI program offerings, please visit the CCI website.
Equip yourself with the fundamental competencies expected of professionals in the field of emergency management through our new Certificate in Emergency Management. This convenient part-time undergraduate program is designed for entry-level or mid-career professionals in emergency management, both in public and private sectors. The curriculum is mapped to the Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA's) comprehensive emergency management system of preparedness, protection, response, recovery, and mitigation
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, demand will continue to grow for specialized workers in areas related to emergency preparedness. The job growth generated by increased emergency management needs creates an increased need for emergency management education.
The undergraduate certificate in Emergency Management is comprised of 18 credits.
Students complete four required courses to build a strong foundation in emergency management, then select two more elective courses which delve into more areas of the field.
Drexel’s Undergraduate Certificate in Emergency Management is a part-time program, delivered online on campus in evenings, or as part of the Saturday Scholars® program.
If you are interested in completing your coursework online, please review the admissions criteria noted for your specific program on the Drexel Online admissions page.
If you have any questions, or would like more information, please call the following:
For part-time, evening, and Saturday Scholars®: 215-895-6255
For online programs: 1-877-215-0009