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Emergency Planning and Response

University of Denver

M.Sc. Online Blended
18 months
Duration
23360 USD/year
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About

Learn to prevent, mitigate, and assess emergencies as you develop essential communication skills and build your leadership expertise. We offer a master degree Emergency Planning and Response at the University of Denver. 

Overview

Whether an emergency is natural or manmade, emergency preparedness is vital to ensure the least possible impact on the welfare of those affected. From emergency preparedness to recovery, learn the process of emergency planning and response and take on leadership roles in security and emergency situations.

Master of Science in Security Management with a concentration in Emergency Planning and Response at the University of Denver requires completion of 48 credit hours (12 courses).

Skills You'll Learn

  • Identify, analyze, and respond to a variety of human and natural crises
  • Manage the phases of comprehensive emergency management (mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery)
  • Develop and communicate mitigation plans

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Security Concepts Overview
  • Business Function of Security
  • Business Assets Protection
  • Research Practices and Applications
  • Critical Incident Management
  • Hazardous and Radiological Material Preparedness

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

48 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.5

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application (Fee is Currently Waived!)
  • Personal Statement
  • Resume
  • Official Transcripts from Each Post-Secondary Institution Attended

Tuition Fee

  • International

    23360 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35040 USD for the full programme and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    23360 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35040 USD for the full programme and a duration of 18 months.

Funding

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