Bachelor of Arts in Emergency Management and Policy Studies Manage Complex Emergencies and Catastrophic Events

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Become a Strong Leader.

Gain skill sets in risk analysis, strategic and hazard mitigation planning, volunteer management and disaster response and recovery.

Manage Critical Incidents.

Effectively plan, implement and coordinate resources across all phases of disaster management: manage mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery.

Obtain Hands-On Experience.

Use state-of-the-art software training to conduct crisis simulations, create after-action reports and improve crisis decision-making.

Program Overview

Notre Dame College’s online B.A. in Emergency Management and Policy Studies program teaches you how to plan for and manage complex emergencies and catastrophic events. With a focus on risk management, hazard mitigation planning and building resilient communities, our program prepares students for dynamic fields of employment in both the public and private sectors.

Given the field’s need for strong leaders who understand the reasoning in tactical response plans, our program delivers an interdisciplinary approach that builds the range of skills you need to be truly effective. You can graduate in as little as two years, emerging as a leader who can mitigate, prepare for, respond to and recover from natural disasters and man-made emergencies.

Tuition

We offer affordable tuition for our online Bachelor of Arts in Emergency Management and Policy Studies program. Tuition is $495 per credit hour. With transfer credits, you can earn your degree for $14,850 before financial aid.


$495

per credit hour

About Notre Dame College

Notre Dame College, a Catholic institution in the tradition of the Sisters of Notre Dame, educates a diverse population in the liberal arts for personal, professional and global responsibility.

Offering a world-class, student-focused education, NDC is committed to helping you succeed and reach your full potential. Along with programs built on a reputation of excellence and taught by exceptional instructors, we provide support throughout your entire journey. Believe in the Greater You.

Accreditations and Affiliations

Notre Dame College Online is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission as a degree-granting institution. Our academic programs are accredited by some of the most respected organizations of higher education in the country.

The education programs are accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) or the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). The nursing programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

  • American Council on Education
    Founding institution of the American Council on Education
  • CCNE Accredited
    Accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
  • Accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation