Bachelor of Science in Emergency Management Curriculum

The Emergency Management major requires 51 hours of coursework in the following distribution:                   

Required Courses                                
EMMT 101: Introduction to Emergency Management Principles and Practice (3 hours)
EMMT 202: Hazard Identification (3 hours)
EMMT 301: Social Aspects (3 hours)
EMMT 303: Disaster Planning and Preparedness (3 hours)
EMMT 305: Disaster Response (3 hours)
EMMT 307: Disaster Recovery (3 hours)
EMMT 401: Hazard Mitigation (3 hours)
EMMT 403: Private Sector Crisis and Emergency Management (3 hours)
EMMT 405: Public Information Management (3 hours)
EMMT 497/498: Internship (3 hours)

Choose two 300-level or above Emergency Management (EMMT electives - 6 hours)

Required Leadership Concentration
LDST 101: Foundations of Organizational Leadership (3 hours)
LDST 300: Theories and Models of Leadership (3 hours)
LDST 331:  Negotiation/Conflict Resolution  (3 hours)
LDST 400: Grant Writing  (3 hours)

Certificate: EMMT 259 (3 hours)
Organized Incident Management

Students must take the following courses as part of general education requirements:
ENGL 207: Expository Writing (3 hours)
COMM 211: Presentational Speaking (3 hours)
PHIL 201: Ethics (3 hours)
MATH 109: College Algebra (3 hours)
CHEM 103: Lab Fundamentals of Chemistry (4 hours)
ENVR 321: Hazardous Materials (3 hours)
PLSC 101: Government/Politics in the U.S. (3 hours)
SOCI 101: Introduction to Sociology (3 hours)
PSYC 314: Community Psychology (3 hours)
ECON 210:  Principles of Microeconomics (3 hours)
OR
ECON 211:  Principles of Macroeconomics (3 hours)

Choose one of the following: 
GSTU 101: Introduction to Computers and Software (3 hours)
GSTU 210: Desktop Applications for PCs (3 hours)
GSTU 211: Desktop Applications for Macs (3 hours)