certificate

Emergency Management & Homeland Security

This multi-course certificate offers core knowledge and skills essential for leaders in the world of emergency planning, security, protection, and emergency response.

$
200.00
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This program is perfect for...

  • Those seeking a career in this rapidly growing industry
  • Professionals seeking continuing education in their field
  • People looking to complete coursework in a concentrated time period—you’ll get a professional certificate in less than a year
  • Those who want to hone and apply skills in emergency preparedness and protection

What you can learn.

  • The basics, background, and resources of the Department of Homeland Security
  • Crisis management and communication
  • Fundamentals of emergency preparedness
  • How to evaluate vulnerability and risk in an organization
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This certificate is recognized by the IAEM (International Association of Emergency Managers).

Estimated Cost Breakdown

Application & Candidacy Fee

200.00

Estimated Program Tuition

4300.00

Estimated program textbook/materials

900.00

*The Application & Candidacy fee establishes your candidacy in the program for a period of time covering normal progress toward completion and may allow you to access a variety of program benefits. See our website or speak to a program representative for more information about candidacy and program benefits.

Internships Available
Yes
Visa Requirement Applicable
No
VA Benefit Eligible
Yes
Financial Aid
No
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**Federal Financial Aid Gainful Employment Disclosures

The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges and universities to disclose certain information for any financial aid eligible program that, “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation”. This information includes program costs; occupations that the program prepares students to enter; occupational profiles; on time completion rate; and for the most recent award year: the number of students who have completed the program, the number of students who complete the program within the estimated duration, the job placement rate, and the median Title IV and private loan debt incurred by those who complete the program. For gainful employment information for this program, visit our Financial Aid page.

Get a Head Start on a Master of Science in Emergency Services Administration!

Take advantage of an agreement between UCLA Extension and California State University Long Beach to complete your MS in Emergency Services Administration. Complete the Emergency Management and Homeland Security Certificate or the Enterprise Risk Management Certificate from UCLA Extension and then apply 8 quarter units (two 4-unit courses) or a maximum of 6 semester units toward CSULB's MS in Emergency Services Administration.*

*Transfer to the CSULB master's degree is contingent upon the student already possessing a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university, with a minimum GPA of 3.0. CSULB will the sole academic institution that determines eligibility for admission to the Master of Science in Emergency Service Administration and will be the institution that evaluates the official University of California Los Angeles Extension transcript submitted by applicants.

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