Undergraduate Edition 2019-2020

Emergency Management, B.S.

Curriculum

A. General Education Requirememts (35 hours)

B. Major Core Requirements (45 hours)

1. Core Courses (36 hours)

EM 200Introduction to Emergency Management

3

EM 210Response and Recovery

3

EM 224Emergency Service Law and Ethics

3

EM 230Hazard Mitigation and Preparedness

3

EM 298Social Dimensions of Disasters

3

EM 300Emergency and Disaster Preparedness

3

EM Weapons of Mass Destruction315

3

EM 382Emergency Planning

3

EM 480Hazard Analysis

3

EM 497Seminar in Emergency Management

3

EM 490Global Terrorism

3

EM 495EM Leadership & Policy Management

3

2. Core Electives (9 hours)

Select 9 credit hours from the courses below.
EM 460EM Internship I

3

EM 470EM Internship II

3

ENGL 240Disaster Command and Control Principles of ICS & NIMS

3

EM 202Disaster and Movies: Facts and Fiction of Survival

3

EM 390Practical Strategies in Rescue Operations

3

ENGL 320Public Education in Preparedness and Safety Topics

3

PHS 210Community Health, Safety, and Disease

3

PHS 310Environmental Health and Sanitation

3

PHS 410Terrorism, Disasters, and Epidemics

3

C. Major Core Elective Courses (0 hours)

D. Related Courses (15 hours)

Select 15 semester hours from the following:

CJ 210Juvenile Justice System

3

HMLS 215Introduction to Homeland Security

3

AVI 100Introduction to Aviation

3

AVI 314Aviation Meteorology

3

UAS 100Unmanned Aerial Systems

3

CSC 114Introduction to Computer Science

3

POLS 298American National Government

3

POLS 299State and Local Government

3

POLS 305Political Theory

3

SOWK 205Introduction to Social Work

3

SOWK 210Fundamentals of Interviewing

3

SOWK 220Human Diversity

3

SOWK 343Social Work with Children

3

JOUR 349Mass Media

3

GEOG 221Cartographic Principles

3

GEOG 308Weather and Climate

3

GEOL 360Principles of Geographic Information System (GIS)

4

MAS 226Beach and Island Environments

3

PHS 322Principles of Epidemiology

3

ENSC 440Global Environmental Issues Seminar

3

ATC 200Control Tower Operations

3

AVI 230Aviation Management

3

AVI 232 Safety Management Systems (SMS)

3

BIOL 215Anatomy & Physiology

4

HLTH 465Drug Education

3

MNGT 221Principles of Management

3

KIN 388Lifesaving

3

KIN 390Water Safety

3

PESM 411Facilities Management

3

SOC 391Sociology of Terrorism

3

UAS 250UAS Sensors and Payloads

3

E. Free Electives (25 hours)

Total Credit Hours: 120

Curriculum Guide for Majors in Emergency Management

Freshman Year

First Semester

UNIV 110Freshman Seminar

1

ENGL 102Composition I

3

Social & Behavior Sciences A

3

HLTH 185Health Concepts

2

EM 200Introduction to Emergency Management

3

Humanities and Fine Arts A

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Second Semester

UNIV 120Freshman Seminar II

1

ENGL 103Composition II

3

Social & Behavior Sciences B (1)

3

Humanities and Fine Arts C

2

Natural Sciences and Mathematics - A

3

EM 224Emergency Service Law and Ethics

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Sophomore Year

First Semester

EM 230Hazard Mitigation and Preparedness

3

Humanities and Fine Arts B

3

Social & Behavior Sciences B (2)

3

Related Course

3

Related Course

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Second Semester

EM 210Response and Recovery

3

Related Course

3

Natural Sciences and Mathematics - B

4

EM 298Social Dimensions of Disasters

3

Physical Education Activity

1

Free Elective 1

1

Total Credit Hours:15

Junior Year

First Semester

Related Course

3

EM 300Emergency and Disaster Preparedness

3

EM Weapons of Mass Destruction315

3

Free Elective

3

Free Elective

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Second Semester

Related Course

3

EM 382Emergency Planning

3

EM 490Global Terrorism

3

Free Elective

3

Major Core Elective (3 hours)

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Senior Year

First Semester

EM 495EM Leadership & Policy Management

3

Free Elective

3

Free Elective

3

EM 480Hazard Analysis

3

Major Core Elective (3 hours)

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Second Semester

EM 497Seminar in Emergency Management

3

Free Elective

3

Free Elective

3

Free Elective

3

Major Core Elective (3 hours)

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Total Credit Hours: 120