Certificate Programs


North Dakota State University
Fargo, N.D.

The emergency management major provides a diversity of courses designed to give students the theoretical and practical knowledge necessary to help save lives and property from the potentially devastating impact of large-scale disasters.

The Program

Emergency management is both a profession and a field of study addressing the four stages of disaster management: preparedness, mitigation, response and recovery. The field covers natural and technological disasters, as well as issues of homeland security. The mission of the major is to create a cadre of graduates with extensive theoretical and applied knowledge in emergency management and disaster research.



Emergency Management Degrees

Visit our education pages to learn more about higher education opportunities in emergency management:

Emergency Management Degrees
Homeland Security Degrees
Emergency Management Certificates