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M.Sc. On Campus

Emergency Management

Massachusetts Maritime Academy

17 months
Duration
25434 USD/year
25434 USD/year
10314 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The mission of the Emergency Management program at the Massachusetts Maritime Academy is to provide graduates with the knowledge, skills and tools necessary to implement both proactive and reactive strategies to reduce the cost of a disaster in life and property and thus to be successful emergency managers and leaders in both the public and private sectors.

Overview

The specific expected learning goals of the Emergency Management program from the Massachusetts Maritime Academy is that the graduate can better mitigate, prepare, respond, and recover from incidents, hazards and emergencies

The Master of Science in Emergency Management program provides graduates with the knowledge and tools to be successful emergency managers in both the public and private sectors of industry. 

Key Features 

  • The program's graduates will gain the problem-solving capabilities to prepare for, respond to, recover from, and mitigate disasters and emergencies. 
  • The program provides a multi-disciplinary approach requiring a core set of courses needed to address issues common to virtually all hazards, plus courses addressing special topics including public health and transportation security. The degree is offered in a 17 month executive format.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Principles of Emergency Management
  • Emergency Operations
  • Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Hazards Risk Management
  • Strategic Planning & Budgeting

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 17 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

34 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • two recommendations
  • an ​official transcript from each college/university attended (not required for MMA transcripts, all other please mail attn: Graduate Programs)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25434 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25434 USD per year during 17 months.
  • National

    25434 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25434 USD per year during 17 months.
  • In-State

    10314 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10314 USD per year during 17 months.

Living costs for Barnstable

1342 - 2778 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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