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Undergraduate Certificate in Emergency Management

Undergraduate Certificate in Emergency Management and Homeland Security (12 Credit Hours)

This program includes skills and knowledge appropriate for practicing managers and all those interested in emergency management training. Successful completion of the courses applied to the EMHS Certificate is defined as a grade of C or higher. Students who receive grades lower than a C in any courses must repeat that course if they wish to have it apply to the EMHS certificate.

Core Courses (Required)

PAD 4391 Foundations in Emergency Management

PAD 4393 Emergency Management Programs, Planning and Policy

Elective Courses (Choose Two)

PAD 4372 Emergency Management Leadership and Communications

PAD 4374 Intro to Terrorism

PAD 4375 Advanced Topics in Terrorism (Prerequisite: Intro to Terrorism)*
* Can be substituted for PAD 4393 Emergency Management Programs, Planning and Policy

PAD 4395 Disaster Systems (Prerequisite: Foundations in Emergency Management)

PAD 4833 International Comparative Disaster Management

PAD 4936 International Conflicts and Terrorism

PAD 4844 Public Health and Emergency Management

PAD 4890 Homeland Security; Policy and Practice

PAD 4891 NGO's and Disasters

PAD 4382 Disaster Dollars: The Financing of Emergency Management Recovery

PAD 4936 Emergency Management Studio

PAD 4084 International Terrorism Policy (Prerequisite: Intro to Terrorism)

PAD 4075 EM Drones: Unmanned Aircraft Systems in Emergency Management

PAD 4843 U.S. Intelligence Community

PAD 4936 Disaster Management Planning for Urban Poor Communities

PAD 4936 Global Security and Fusion

PAD 4842 U.S. Intelligence Policy

PAD 4936 U.S. Intelligence Analysis

EMHS Certificate with Honors

Completing an undergraduate certificate with honors is open to all students including honors and non-honors students. For more information on the Certificate with Honors program, please visit the Division of Undergraduate Studies website.

Latest Updates

Application of Unmanned Aircraft Systems to be Offered in Fall 2016

June 25, 2015
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The Dilling McDaniel Scholarship for Veteran’s and Active Duty Service Members

January 12, 2017
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EMHS and CDRP Deploy a UAS for Statewide Hurricane Exercise

May 22, 2015
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UAS Course in the Media

December 19, 2014
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Emergency Management & Homeland Security Program | Florida State University
113 Collegiate Loop
Tallahassee, FL 32309
850.644.9961