This uniquely satisfying and challenging career engages professionals to help keep their communities, organizations, and businesses safe during an emergency or disaster. Emergency management professionals have the leadership skills and knowledge to develop plans to help communities, organizations, and individuals avoid or recover from an emergency.
In Capella’s emergency management program, you’ll gain in-depth expertise in coordinating all facets of emergency management, from preparation to mitigation to response and recovery. Our curriculum will help you evaluate research and apply that knowledge immediately to emergency preparedness and response.
Meet real-world challenges in Capella’s one-of-a-kind simulation tool. Gain skills you can apply immediately in various emergency management roles.
Capella wants to help make your degree more affordable with scholarships; transfer credits; and military, employer and association discounts.
We partner with over 500 recognized institutions in the United States, including security organizations. Our faculty all hold doctorates and are certified emergency managers.
With our virtual lab Riverbend City, you’ll explore conflict resolution, evidence based decision-making, and responses to on-the-job challenges in a fail-safe setting.
Serve your community in a variety of roles and settings.
A Master’s in Emergency Management will help you build leadership skills to assume greater management responsibility.