The University of Central Missouri's Emergency Management Certificate provides the organizational and coordinationskills you'll need in preparing for, mitigating, responding to, and recovering from disasters – both natural and human-made. Organizations that have emergency managers include county, state, and federal government, large universities, large corporations.
The diverse students enrolled in CDM have a strong desire to make a difference in
the world. Some have experience in public safety, fire, or emergency medical services,
while others have experience in business, service or hospitality. Many have connections
to volunteer organizations and public service organizations.
Students choose this program because they want to build their knowledge base, develop skills, and practice what they are learning through community service learning opportunities. To be successful in this program and successful after graduation it is critical that you develop outstanding interpersonal skills and a broad knowledge base in the social sciences in addition to technical knowledge and skills that have been tested through years of public service.
Upon successful completion of the certificate, you will be able to:
Courses available online and on campus.