What You Will Learn


What Is The Emergency Management Degree?

The Bachelor of Science in Emergency Management is housed within the College of Engineering & Applied Sciences. This program includes 12 credits of required internship/practicum and capstone hours in which students will be able to turn their classroom training into practical application.

What Will I Learn In This Program?

Student Learning Objectives

What Courses Will I Take?

The Academic Advising Center has created maps that are term-by-term sample course schedules based on the current Undergraduate Catalog. On each Degree Map, the milestones listed to the right of each term are designed to keep students on track to graduate in four years.

EAM Core (33 hours)

Students must make a "C" or better in all required courses and practical applications.

Required EAM Courses Include:

In addition, all students must take 12 Hours of Practical Application:

And 15 hours of EAM electives from the following:

 Course Descriptions can be viewed in the Undergraduate Catalog 

What Resources Are Available To Me?

Additional Resources Specifically For Tech Students:

Where Might I Find A Job After Graduating From This Program?

Our graduates work all over the world and serve the profession in diverse roles. Our students find employment in the public sector as local and county emergency managers, in state-level offices, at the federal level in organizations including the FBI, Department of Homeland Security, the State Department, and FEMA. Others perform public service through positions in political office and policy development, law enforcement, firefighting, and emergency medical response. Many former students take positions within the private sector applying their emergency management skills and knowledge to different industries including airlines, financial institutions, natural resource management, and athletic venues. Finally, we have other graduates who serve the non-profit sector in a variety of preparedness, response, recovery, and mitigation roles.

Where Can I Get More Information About The Emergency Management Degree?

For more information about the Emergency Management degree and requirements, see the program within the College of Engineering & Applied Sciences catalog or contact our department at (479) 356-2092.



Internship Information

Capstone Information

College Distinction