BS Bachelor of Science in Public Safety Emergency Management specialization
Total program credits needed for graduation: 180
General Education Requirements
45 quarter credits with a minimum of 6 quarter credits from each of the following categories:
- Natural Science and Mathematics
- Social Science
- MAT2050 Statistical Literacy (3 quarter credits)
48.5 course quarter credits.
- Communication Strategies for the Public Safety Professional (6 quarter credits)
- Introduction to Corrections (4 quarter credits)
- Criminal Investigation (3 quarter credits)
- Introduction to Juvenile Justice (4 quarter credits)
- Introduction to Criminal Law (3 quarter credits)
- Introduction to Criminal Justice (4.5 quarter credits)
- Introduction to Emergency Management (4.5 quarter credits)
- Introduction to Homeland Security (4.5 quarter credits)
- Justice, Crime, and Ethics (4.5 quarter credits)
- History of Violence in the U.S. Society (4.5 quarter credits)
- Introduction to Public Safety Research* (3 quarter credits)
- Introduction to Public Safety Statistics* (3 quarter credits)
44 course quarter credits.
- Principles of Emergency Management* (4 quarter credits)
- Emergency Planning (4 quarter credits)
- Emergency Management and Homeland Security (4 quarter credits)
- Leadership in Emergency Management (4 quarter credits)
- Technology in Emergency Management (4 quarter credits)
- Decision Management in Critical Incidents (4 quarter credits)
- Hazard Identification and Vulnerability (4 quarter credits)
- Hazard Mitigation and Preparedness* (4 quarter credits)
- Disaster Response Operations and Management (4 quarter credits)
- Disaster Recovery* (4 quarter credits)
- Social Dimensions of Disaster (4 quarter credits)
Choose 36.5 quarter credits of additional undergraduate courses.
Taken during learner's final quarter.
- Public Safety Capstone Project (6 quarter credits)
*This course has a prerequisite. Contact an enrollment counselor or refer to the course descriptions for more information.
Arkansas residents must complete Arkansas general education requirements.
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