Bachelor of Applied Science in Homeland Security and Emergency Management
About This Program:
The Bachelor of Applied Science in Homeland Security and Emaergency Management Program (planned implementation in Winter 2021 pending SACSCOC approval) provides foundational knowledge and exposure to the Emergency Management field. Students explore a variety of areas within this discipline, including the four phases of emergency management, terrorism in emergency management, as well as interagency disaster management. This concentration is designed for students seeking entry-level exposure to the emergency management field, as well as for professionals in industries such as fire science, homeland security, and EMT administration who are seeking to bolster their emergency management background. Students enrolling in this degree program must have a criminal justice or emergency management-related AAS degree or have the requisite technical/occupational coursework in a criminal justice or emergency management-related field.