The risk of hazardous events is increasing dramatically as a consequence of our growing ability to alter our environment.
Experts project that emergencies causing catastrophic loss of life, property and resources will occur more frequently in the future. Devastation and losses from a disaster can be lessened when businesses, emergency personnel and governments put organized, developed plans in place. Such planning requires skills in budgeting, administration, management and emergency operation procedures.
Emergency Management is now available as a bachelor's degree area of emphasis through our Adult Degree Programs. To learn more about this program, click here or contact an Adult Degree Advisor at (920) 465-2423.
Meeting dates are September 5 and 6, November 14 and 15, and December 5 and 6, 2014.
The UW-Green Bay certificate in Emergency Management, Planning and Administration provides coursework in:
This program is the only Emergency Management Certificate in the State of Wisconsin that awards university graduate and undergraduate credit for all professions.
The courses offered in the Emergency Management, Planning, and Administration program are designed for those already in the profession, as well as for those pursuing a career in the field. This includes:
Students and instructors will meet face-to-face three weekends in a semester (Friday evening and all day Saturday). Courses will be held in Green Bay. See our website for hotels and motels close to the course site.
How long will it take to complete the certificate?
You will be able to complete the certificate in 2 years.
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