Walden University

Health Studies Bachelor's Degree with a Disaster & Emergency Management Specialization

The Health Studies bachelor's degree with a Disaster and Emergency Management specialization from Walden University prepares students to help individuals and communities prevent, prepare for, and recover from natural and manmade disasters.

This concentration will broaden students' knowledge and skills in disaster management and examine threats to public health safety through curriculum that covers:

  • How to develop long-term measures for reducing risk and preventing future disasters
  • Effective methods for leading relief efforts and mobilizing resources when disasters strike, including assessing the needs of victims in emergency situations
  • The importance of disaster and emergency management to homeland security
  • Response tactics associated with terrorism and weapons of mass destruction

The Disaster and Emergency Management specialization is a great choice for students interested in working within a nonprofit or federal agency, such as FEMA, the U.S. military, a private corporation or a public health organization.

Learn more about the Health Studies bachelor's degree with a Disaster & Emergency Management specialization from Walden University--click the Request Info button on the right.



Degree Category: Health & Medicine > Emergency Management > Bachelors
Degree Subject: Emergency Management Degree
Degree Level: Bachelor's