Site news

New Online Graduate Degree in Emergency Management

 
Picture of Victor Kioulaphides
New Online Graduate Degree in Emergency Management
by Victor Kioulaphides - Tuesday, June 26, 2018, 5:36 PM
 

Dear Prospective Emergency Manager,

Will you answer the call? The field of Emergency and Disaster Management is rapidly growing, and so is the need for talented emergency managers.

This fall, Metropolitan College of New York (MCNY) will take our Master of Public Administration (MPA) in Emergency and Disaster Management (EDM) program to the next level by offering it online. Get the critical skills, invaluable knowledge, confidence, and personal growth development needed to become a outstanding emergency and disaster management professional online with MCNY

MCNY’s MPA EDM degree is a practitioner-based program in which theories and best practices are put to the test and actively integrated into the curriculum. MPA EDM candidates complete this program by producing sound and tangible outcomes like disaster preparedness, emergency management, and business continuity plans . Theory meets practice when students work in groups through conferencing applications to connect and share under the supervision of our expert faculty. You will gain a comprehensive understanding of the emergency management field as it is practiced today and will evolve in the future.

What are the benefits of this program? As a student in MCNY’s MPA – EDM program, you will

  • complete the entire curriculum fully online, avoiding transportation costs;
  • have flexible course options to fit the demands of your professional and personal life;
  • finish the degree in just one year, maximizing your earning potential as soon as possible;
  • work with faculty who are credentialed and experienced emergency managers in New York City and across the nation from FEMA, Homeland Security, FDNY, Port Authority, Red Cross and more;
  • earn relevant certifications while completing the degree;
  • and spend a week in New York City in a specially designed practicum, learning from and interacting with some of the most experienced emergency managers in the field.


Reach out for more information and train to be the leader that answers the call. Visit our website for more details mcny.edu. EDM. Complete your application. Apply for fall 2018 and contact our Emergency Management Leadership team:

Mr. Chuck Frank
Director, Emergency Management and Business Continuity Program
ecfrank@mcny.edu
212-343-1234 X2603

Mr. Ali Gheith
Director, Emergency and Disaster Management Program
agheith@mcny.edu
212-343-1234 X2205

Prepare NOW to meet the emergency and disaster management challenges of the future!