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Postgraduate Certificate Blended

Emergency Management and Homeland Security

University of Colorado Denver

12 months
Duration
1293 USD/credit 15516 USD/year
1293 USD/credit 15516 USD/year
542 USD/credit 6504 USD/year
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About

The certificate in Emergency Management and Homeland Security (EMHS) from University of Colorado Denver is designed for students who wish to work, or currently work, in the field of emergency management and homeland security. The program applies an interdisciplinary approach to education, emphasizing high-level skills of critical thinking, learning, adaptation and policy analysis.

Overview

Students completing the certificate in Emergency Management and Homeland Security (EMHS) from University of Colorado Denver will have the knowledge and skills necessary to assess and manage a broad range of hazards and disasters and to understand the policy environment in which emergency management occurs.

Students interested in obtaining a concentration in Emergency Management and Homeland Security within a Master of Public Administration or Master of Criminal Justice program must apply and enroll in one of these programs within the School of Public Affairs and must adhere to all master degree program requirements.

Program requirements

  • The Graduate Emergency Management and Homeland Security Certificate requires 12 credit hours of coursework.
  • Students must maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0, with a minimum grade of B- in each course.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Emergency Management
  • Public Policies for Hazards and Disasters
  • Disaster and Climate Change Planning
  • Contemporary Issues in Law Enforcement
  • Environmental and Hazards Law
  • Risk Assessment

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
151 (verbal)
151 (quantitative)
4 (analytical)
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An application fee ($50 for domestic applicants, $75 for international applicants) is charged to apply for non-degree status.
  • Non-degree students are not eligible for financial aid, student loans, scholarships or tuition assistance.
  • Non-degree students may use an employee tuition waiver if eligible. See waiver rules and instructions.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15516 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1293 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    15516 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1293 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    6504 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 542 USD per credit during 12 months.

Out of State Online tuition- $650 per credit

Living costs for Denver

1310 - 2220 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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