Oct 14, 2019  
2017-18 NSU Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-18 NSU Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Emergency Management and Planning Certificate

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Certificate Code: 9707

This 24 hour academic certificate is offered by the Criminal Justice & Legal Studies department through the College of Extended Learning.  The two (2) semester Certificate program will offer courses in an accelerated and blended delivery format.  Through the Certificate, students will:

  • Identify and evaluate risks and develop mitigation, preparation, response and recovery plans;
  • Design training and exercise events that effectively coordinate public and private resources;
  • Develop strong interpersonal, technology, and social media skills to facilitate building mutual partnerships in emergency management;
  • Develop collaborative vision and leadership in emergency management to administer successful intergovernmental, interagency, and interdisciplinary programs;
  • Make decisions, solve problems and use critical thinking skills within the emergency management process;
  • Develop clear and effective oral and written communication skills.

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