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This program is part of the Fire Science/EMT Department.
There will always be a need for skilled emergency management professionals to lead the efforts in preparing and coordinating emergency management programs at the business, government, and military levels. This critical role requires the right training to organize and manage emergency operations, mitigate terrorist and hazardous materials risks, and ensure the safety of our firefighters. Join the Emergency Response Management program today to take the first step towards an exciting career serving the public sector.
This program will teach you the essentials of planning and conducting comprehensive, integrated emergency management programs — utilizing proven strategies for coordinated community responses, prevention, and resources. You’ll also learn how to assess and plan hazard mitigation strategies and evaluate various methods used for managing emergency incidents.
Begin your future now with the Emergency Management program!
Students at any Maricopa Community College may need to complete courses at more than one of our colleges.
The knowledge and skills acquired while earning a Certificate of Completion (CCL) can help launch you into a new career or energize your current job. Generally requiring fewer credit hours than degrees or transfer programs, a CCL may be your best first step into higher education.
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Successful completion of a certificate within the Emergency Response Management program may lead to employment in a variety of different occupations and industries. Below are examples of related occupations with associated Maricopa County-based annual median wages*. Some occupations may require additional education or training. You can click on any occupation to view more detail regarding education level, wages, and employment information.
Emergency Management Directors
You can get a high-quality, affordable education. MCC’s low tuition rates and various financial aid opportunities make it possible. Explore federal and state grants, Federal Work-Study, scholarships, student loans, and other options today.
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Before signing up for classes, you’ll want to meet with academic advisor. Together, you’ll lay out an academic plan that suits you best. This step is essential to your academic success.