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M.Sc. Online

Emergency and Disaster Management - Fire Science Administration

Saint Leo University

24 months
Duration
18300 USD/year
18300 USD/year
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About

The Emergency and Disaster Management - Fire Science Administration program of Saint Leo University is directed toward those who are currently working in the field. Fire science is a respected profession with rising demand in the public and private sectors nationwide.

Overview

The Emergency and Disaster Management - Fire Science Administration program of Saint Leo University is designed to deliver world-class training in the high-level leadership skills necessary to manage fire prevention, protection and safety services. Emergency and disaster management degree online students will also gain a deep understanding of the social, political and legal aspects of fire science management.

However, no matter where you are in your career now, as a graduate of our program you will have applicable skills and an impressive university credential. Your online master’s degree will be an important step forward in your career, moving you closer to your dream of a promotion to lieutenant, captain or battalion chief or becoming an arson investigator or fire marshal and more.

You’ll also attain a strong foundation in general emergency and disaster management topics such as:

  • Legal and regulatory aspects of emergency and disaster management
  • Organizational leadership theories and applications
  • Impact of terrorism on homeland security
  • Risk identification and assessment
  • Psychological aspects of catastrophic events
  • Hazard mitigation

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Personnel Administration for the Fire and Emergency Services 
  • Fire Service Organizational Dynamics 
  • Fire-Related Human Behavior 
  • Political Context of Fire & Emergency Services Administration
  • Legal & Regulatory Aspects in Critical Incident Management
  • Financial Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete and submit application form and $80 application fee.
  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university with a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4-point scale, unless otherwise approved by the Director.
  • Statement of Professional Goals - If your Bachelor's degree in under a 3.0 cumulative GPA please complete an essay of 500 words.
  • Official transcripts from all postsecondary institutions previously attended sent directly to the Graduate Admissions Office.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 610 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    18300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 610 USD per credit during 24 months.

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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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