Minor in Emergency Management

Students may seek an academic minor in emergency management.

The emergency management curriculum complements the skills the student gains in his or her major discipline by providing knowledge of emergency management, including disaster planning and operations and allocation of limited resources.

Requirements for the Minor

A minor in emergency management requires the completion of 15 credits of coursework in emergency management. All EMGT courses apply. It is recommended that students take EMGT 302 or 304 as the first course in the minor (if they have not already applied the course toward other degree requirements).

Courses already applied toward other degree requirements (e.g., major or general education) may not be applied toward the minor. At least 9 credits must be earned in upper-level courses (numbered 300 or above). Prerequisites apply for all courses.

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