Major city/high-rise disaster with emergency personnelThe mission of the Emergency Management and Homeland Security program is to prepare individuals to respond to, and be effective before, during, and after any local, statewide, or national emergency.

About the Program
The Homeland Security and Emergency Management degree develops the competencies and skills necessary to learn to recognize significant hazards, analyze intelligence, respond to disasters and emergency situations, as well as the administrative responsibilities and regulations involved with homeland security professionals.

The program will prepare you to make decisions, problem solve, plan, implement, and coordinate resources necessary for preparedness, mitigation, response, and recovery from possible disasters. This Associate of Science Degree is designed for students new to this field, as well as students in public safety professions who are looking to upgrade their competencies and skills.

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