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Program at a Glance

Program at a Glance

Type
Online Master's
College
Community Innovation and Education
30 Credit Hours
$327.32 per credit hour
$694.82 per credit hour
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Safeguard communities before, during and after crises.

Disaster response demands bold leadership. Emergency management specialists across the world keep communities safe and help them rebuild whenever catastrophe strikes. With advanced training in emergency and crisis management, you will inspire hope and amplify your impact on the lives of the most vulnerable.

With your online emergency management degree from UCF Online, you’ll leverage your expertise to manage disaster preparations, responses and recovery. With an emphasis on ethical, financial, political and practical considerations, you’ll coordinate disaster plans, rally communities, enhance readiness and usher back a sense of stability.

UCF Online gives you the skills you need to make a true difference in the world. With applications open three times a year and highly flexible schedules within the program, you can complete your degree in as little as two years. As a graduate with your master’s in disaster management, you’ll confidently harness resources and knowledge to mitigate damage and restore normalcy to disrupted lives.


Career Opportunities

  • Crisis management lead
  • Disaster assistance specialist
  • Disaster program manager
  • Emergency manager
  • Emergency planning coordinator
  • GIS analysis coordinator
  • Public health and medical preparedness planner