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Emergency Management, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Bellevue, NE, United States
Emergency Management professionals who are better equipped for disaster response benefit communities and will be able to lead in times of natural and manmade disasters. The Emergency Management program at Bellevue University will help you to make a difference by organizing disaster preparedness, management, and recovery. 
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The in-class or online Emergency Management program at Bellevue University provides you with the in-depth knowledge you’ll need to pursue or advance a career in law enforcement, emergency services management, as a first responder, in public administration or safety and security within both the public and private sectors.

Through the building-block approach, you will develop a comprehensive skill set and understand the critical cycle of emergency disaster management: Mitigation, Preparedness, Response, and Recovery.

Program Outcomes

After successful completion of the Emergency Management program at Bellevue University, graduates will be able to do the following:

  • Analyze natural and manmade disasters
  • Explain the policies and procedures pertinent to emergency management
  • Evaluate the different exercises and techniques that can improve emergency management
  • Assess how the National Incident Management System and other federal mandates impact emergency management
  • Evaluate the operations of emergency communications systems

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    127 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Foundations for Professional Success
  • Introduction to Emergency Management
  • Natural Disasters
  • Terrorism
  • The National Incident Management System
  • Emergency Communications 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


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General Requirements

Admission requirements:
  • Completed Application Form
  • Application Fee (non-refundable)
  • An official evaluation of foreign credentials
  • Verification of funds to show sufficient funds to study in the United States

Tuition Fee

  • International

    425 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 425 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    425 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 425 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Bellevue

  • 1018 - 1570 USD/month
    Living Costs

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