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Certificate in Disaster Management

EKU’s online disaster management certificate provides students with the opportunity to study natural and man-made disasters, while learning to formulate mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery strategies. The program gives graduates a competitive edge in the job market and compliments a variety of backgrounds.


Format: 100% online
Credit Hours: 24 hours
2017-2018 Tuition: $409 per credit hour                      

What sets our program apart?
Rooted in best practices and evolving technology, EKU’s curriculum blends academic and professional preparation through course topics such as emergency planning, critical infrastructure protection and response and recovery for various threats, risks and hazards.

  • 8-week terms
  • Study any time, from anywhere
  • No campus visits required
  • Online tutoring options accessible from anywhere
  • Ranked by U.S. News & World Report among the best universities offering online degrees

Why choose EKU?
EKU is a regionally-accredited, brick-and-mortar university that is ranked among the nation's best colleges and has been educating students for more than a century. EKU has received numerous honors, including being named one of the best online colleges in the nation and one of the most veteran-friendly campuses.