Public Administration - Disaster Management (Online), Master | Online | Liberty University | United States
18 months
565 USD/credit 13560 USD/year
565 USD/credit 13560 USD/year
565 USD/credit 13560 USD/year
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Through Liberty University’s Public Administration - Disaster Management (Online) program, you can learn to assess risks, mitigate hazards, create safe and prepared communities, and respond to natural and man-made disasters within your sector, whether that’s local, state, or nationwide.

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We have been pioneering distance education since 1985, giving us the experience needed to create a cutting-edge online learning environment designed to meet your needs. Because Liberty University ’s Public Administration - Disaster Management (Online)  program can be completed 100% online with no set login times, you can stay involved in your family, career, or community while you earn your degree.

At Liberty, your success is our success. We strive to ensure that you are provided with the knowledge and skills you need to serve with integrity in emergency and disaster management wherever your career takes you. We don’t just train professionals. We train exceptional, value-driven professionals who are prepared to lead in their fields. Partner with us and make the impact you always knew you could.

Potential Career Options with Our MPA in Disaster Management Online Program

Your MPA in emergency management can help prepare you for a wide range of jobs in the emergency response management field. For instance, you could work for a homeland security organization such as the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Here are a few examples of careers you can pursue at all levels of government:

  • Emergency management director
  • Emergency management specialist
  • Emergency preparedness administrator
  • Homeland security officer

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Community Economic Development
  • Public Policy Analysis
  • Politics & Policy of Public Sector Budgeting
  • Management of Public Sector Organizations
  • Public Administration Praxis: Legal & Contemporary 
  • Understanding Terrorism & Homeland Security
  • Hazard Mitigation 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


36 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have a regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree with a 3.0 GPA or above for admission in good standing.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13560 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 565 USD per credit during 18 months.
  • National

    13560 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 565 USD per credit during 18 months.
  • In-State

    13560 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 565 USD per credit during 18 months.
  • PT tuition per credit: $615


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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