Department of Emergency Management

Welcome to the Department of Emergency Management at Arkansas Tech University. This program offers both Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees.

The Emergency Management program at Arkansas Tech University has received accreditation from the Foundation on Higher Education in Disaster/Emergency Management and Homeland Security. This was the first program to be accredited nationally as well as internationally. The undergraduate program has also received accreditation from the North Central Association of Colleges and Universities to be offered as an online degree which can be delivered over the Internet.

The Emergency Management website presents information about our program, curriculum, Emergency Operations Center, faculty research, current issues, alumni, and other relevant material. Please browse the links to your left to learn more about us and our programs.

Mission Statement

The Department of Emergency Management at Arkansas Tech University is dedicated to: Increasing learning and knowledge by providing outstanding teaching, scholarship, and service for the university and community; Sustaining a department that supports faculty and students in their professional and intellectual growth; Educating students to become leaders in this discipline and to make a positive contribution to the field.