Emergency Management Technology
Bachelor of Science Degree (B.S.)

The Emergency Management Technology major prepares students for careers in emergency management and public safety. The curriculum provides students with a comprehensive understanding of the four phases of emergency management, levels of governmental responsibility, policies and procedures influencing coordinated/integrated efforts, and the appropriate roles and requisite skills of an effective emergency manager.

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About the curriculum

Classes

View the classes you will be attending in the College Catalog.

After graduation

List of jobs via the College Catalog.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median annual wage for occupational health and safety specialists was $67,960 in May 2013. The lowest 10 percent earned less than $40,530.The top 10 percent earned more than $98,520.

Industries with the highest published employment for this occupation are:

Industry Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation)7,040$36.77$76,480
State Government (OES Designation)6,220$28.06$58,370
Local Government (OES Designation)5,590$29.76$61,890
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services4,870$33.18$69,020
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals2,510$32.15$66,880

Statistics reported in May 2013

Performance Standards

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Transfer Procedures

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Tools, Uniforms & Supplies

Program supplies and books are available for purchase through The College Store.

Emergency Management Technology Advisory Committee

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Advisory committees, which act as recommending bodies to the faculty and administration, consist of in-field professionals who act as partners in the development of curriculum. Their curricular and equipment advice as well as their industry connections and internship opportunities are invaluable to our students and to the growth of our institution.

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