M.Sc. On Campus

Emergency Management and Homeland Security

Arkansas Tech University

12 months
584 USD/credit 17520 USD/year
584 USD/credit 17520 USD/year
292 USD/credit 8760 USD/year
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The Arkansas Tech University Master of Science degree in Emergency Management and Homeland Security in the College of Engineering and Sciences is designed for existing career professionals in the field and those seeking the academic foundation on which to build a career or pursue a doctorate. 


The curriculum from Arkansas Tech University reflects the latest research and practical applications in the fields of Emergency Management and Homeland Security (EMHS). Our robust and rigorous program provides students the opportunity to study the emerging technology as well as the social, political, legal, ethical, and leadership aspects of EMHS from the perspective of a practitioner and a scholar.

EMHS students may complete the program entirely online, on campus in face-to-face classes, or by hybrid (taking some courses online and on campus). The program is designed for flexibility so that students may manage their full-time employment and family responsibilities.

Career Options 

You could work as:

  • Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery and Mitigation
  • Emergency Manager (Public or Private or Humanitarian sector)
  • Legislative Policy Advisor
  • Public Health Emergency Manager

Programme Structure

  • Practicum (if selected)
  • Research

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All transcripts must be originals or school-certified copies of originals with official English translations. Notarized copies are not accepted. All applicants should submit evidence of the completion of a 4-year bachelors degree program. 
  • English test scores
  • Each individual degree program has varying requirements for admission. Not all programs require GRE or GMAT scores.
  • Evidence of sufficient financial support
  • Please provide a photocopy of your current passport as well as any previous visas to the US, I-20s and an I-94 card if available.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    17520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 584 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    17520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 584 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8760 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 292 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Russellville

850 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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