Master of Arts in Disaster and Emergency Management

MA in Disaster and Emergency Management

Master of Arts in Disaster and Emergency Management

Program at a Glance

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Program Length

2 years

Blended

Online courses combined with intense small-group residencies, held on-campus. Learn more...

Online

Program delivered fully online.

On Campus

Program delivered face-to-face on campus.

Blended

This dynamic two-year interdisciplinary degree is dedicated to educating both existing and aspiring disaster and emergency management professionals. In this program, you will learn how to support communities at risk and how to increase their resilience to the variety of hazards they may face, both now and in the future.

The program emphasizes an integrated and holistic approach to disaster and emergency management built on the understanding that disasters are more than hazards, and are products of the inter-relationship and mutual construction of the environmental, social, economic, and political spheres. Learn more...

Upcoming Start Dates & Schedules

Blended

Online courses combined with intense small-group residencies, held on-campus. Learn more...

Online

Program delivered fully online.

On Campus

Program delivered face-to-face on campus.

June 21, 2021

June 21, 2021
Application Deadline April 23, 2021
Program Schedule Program Schedule (pdf)
Tuition (Domestic)
$25,786

Tuition Note

Tuition costs are for the entire program.

Tuition (International)
$32,496

Tuition Note

Tuition costs are for the entire program.

June 20, 2022

June 20, 2022
Application Deadline March 20, 2022
Program Schedule Program Schedule (pdf)
Tuition (Domestic) See tuition page
Tuition (International) See tuition page

Blended

Online courses combined with intense small-group residencies, held on-campus. Learn more...

Online

Program delivered fully online.

On Campus

Program delivered face-to-face on campus.

November 15, 2021

November 15, 2021
Application Deadline July 15, 2021
Program Schedule Program Schedule (pdf)
Tuition (Domestic) See tuition page
Tuition (International) See tuition page

November 21, 2022

November 21, 2022
Application Deadline August 21, 2022
Program Schedule Program Schedule (pdf)
Tuition (Domestic) See tuition page
Tuition (International) See tuition page