A Bachelor of Science with a major in emergency administration and planning helps you develop valuable skills in disaster planning, interpersonal communication and leadership, all of which are skills essential to providing professional leadership in educating communities on strategies to prepare for and alleviate natural, technological and other hazards.
Candidates for the Bachelor of Science with a major in emergency administration and planning must meet the following requirements.
Hours required and general/college requirements
A minimum of 120 semester hours for all EADP students, 42 must be advanced. All students must fulfill the degree requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree as specified in the “University Core Curriculum” in the Academics section of this catalog and the College of Health and Public Service requirements: 42 hours in the university core, 48 hours in the major, 18 hours for the required minor, plus electives to total 120 required semester hours.