Associate in Science Degree in Emergency Administration and Management

20730 - 60 credits

Degree Requirements

General Education - English

ENC 1101English Composition I

3 credits

General Education - Humanities/Fine Arts

See Associate in Science Associate in Applied Science Degree General Education Options.          3 credits
PHI 2630Introduction to Ethics

3 credits

recommended

General Education - Natural Science/Mathematics

See Associate in Science Associate in Applied Science Degree General Education Options.          3 credits
PSC 1121Survey of Physical Science

3 credits

Or

MET 1001Weather and Climate

3 credits

recommended

General Education - Social/Behavioral Science

See Associate in Science Associate in Applied Science Degree General Education Options.          3 credits
POS 1041American Government

3 credits

recommended

POS 1041 is a required Common Prerequisite Course for transfer into the B.S. in Public Administration.

General Education - Humanities/Fine Arts or Natural Science/Mathematics or Social/Behavioral Science

See Associate in Science Associate in Applied Science Degree General Education Options.          3 credits
ECO 2013Principles of Economics Macro

3 credits

Or

ECO 2023Principles of Economics Micro

3 credits

recommended

ECO 2013 or ECO 2023 is a required Common Prerequisite Courses for transfer into the B.S. in Public Administration.

Major Field Required Courses - 18 credits

FFP 2801Incident Command System

3 credits

FFP 2820Principles of Emergency Management

3 credits

FFP 2840Disaster Operations

3 credits

DSC 1222Psychological Management of Disasters

3 credits

DSC 1641Exercise Design and Evaluation

3 credits

DSC 2949Internship in Emergency Management

3 credits

Major Field Electives - Select 27 credits

DSC 1002Terrorism and U.S. Security

3 credits

DSC 1003Introduction to Homeland Security

3 credits

DSC 1004Introduction to NRF and NIMS

3 credits

DSC 1033Weapons of Mass Destruction

3 credits

DSC 1035Recognition and Investigation of Terrorism

3 credits

DSC 1552Critical Infrastructure Protection

3 credits

DSC 1642Field Training Exercise

1 - 3 credits

DSC 1930Current Topics in Public Safety

.5 - 5 credits

DSC 2212Disaster Response, Mitigation and Recovery

3 credits

MAN 2021Principles of Management

3 credits

PHI 1103Critical and Creative Thinking

3 credits

SYG 2010Social Problems

3 credits

CGS 1060College Computing

3 credits

Or

CGS 1100Introduction to Computer Applications for Business

3 credits