48 months
Duration
18515 CAD/year
9527 CAD/year
8244 CAD/year
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Tuition fee
Unknown
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Start date

About

The demand for knowledgeable and competent emergency managers, planners and responders contributing to safer, more resilient and sustainable communities is on the rise in Canada and globally, and Cape Breton University is the Atlantic Canadian university that focuses on the applied aspects of Emergency Management.

Overview

Key facts

The study of Emergency Management is about understanding hazards, risks and vulnerabilities, and how to deal with them. It’s about everything that can be done to prevent and mitigate, prepare for, respond to and recover from all sorts of emergencies and disasters by developing, implementing, maintaining and evaluating strategic management processes.

Cape Breton University's interdisciplinary applied program will prepare and support students to gain a holistic understanding of how Emergency Management interacts with other disciplines such as communication, business, political science and public health.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Emergency Management
  • Taxonomy and Anatomy of Hazards
  • Business 
  • Public Communication
  • From Risk to Resilience
  • Marketing

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An overall average of 65% is required for all students applying to most CBU credit programs based on high school performance. Additional requirements may apply to specific programs.
  • If space permits, CBU will accept all candidates who can verify that they have met the minimum entry requirements established by CBU for the programs in which they wish to enroll.
  • Note: CBU does not guarantee that applications completed after August 1, will be processed for September registration.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    18515 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18515 CAD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    9527 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9527 CAD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    8244 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8244 CAD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Sydney

1080 - 1710 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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