BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
Disaster + Emergency Management
Now is a great time to enroll in a Christ-focused, accredited, online Disaster and Emergency Management Bachelor’s degree program. With the onset of irregular weather patterns, superstorms and other natural disasters, Disaster and Emergency Management is an exciting and rewarding professional field experiencing strong job growth.
The skills and knowledge obtained from a Disaster and Emergency Management degree online can be applied to careers in law enforcement and emergency response; federal, state and local preparedness and response agencies; corporate risk management and response; and nonprofit relief organizations. Those who work with, or hope to seek a career with, Christian emergency response organizations will find Crown’s program particularly beneficial. Crown’s Christian online Disaster and Emergency Management degree addresses the management principles, public policies, and best practices that are essential for any emergency management professional, but it also adds the faith components that often go hand-in-hand with this critically important work. Tuition is priced competitively, lower than similar accredited institutions. In fact, 98 percent of those enrolled at Crown receive student loans, scholarships or financial aid.
Why choose Disaster + Emergency Management Studies at Crown?
- Completely online.
- Major or minor in DEM.
- Combine DEM coursework with degrees in Criminal Justice, Psychology/Counseling, Ministry, Business, and more.
- Apply your DEM coursework toward one of Crown’s accelerated Master of Arts degree programs.
- Small class sizes allow for individualized attention.
- Each student is assigned an Academic Advisor whose only job is to help students succeed.
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DISASTER + EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT MAJOR
You've got a bright future ahead of you.
Limitless options. Extreme flexibility. Future-proofed career skills. Disaster + Emergency Management majors have boundless opportunities.
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Available elective credits
Undergraduate students who wish to obtain a Master’s degree can take graduate-level coursework as part of their Bachelor’s program and apply these courses toward their MA degree. This can greatly cut the time it takes to complete a Master’s and it saves money. Disaster and Emergency Management courses can be taken as part of Crown’s accelerated Master of Arts degrees in Organizational Leadership, Global Leadership, Ministry Leadership, Christian Studies, or Master of Divinity. This allows students to pair their interest in Disaster Management with degrees designed to train leaders in various organizational, international, and ministry contexts.Learn more
Custom-built for your life.
We know you’re busy. Whether its family, work, or church, we created a program that fits with your priorities. Our online programs are flexible and designed for those working full-time, so you can do your coursework anywhere, anytime. Most coursework is due Thursday and Sunday by midnight, giving you the freedom to complete your coursework in your own schedule.
Courses begin throughout the year in January, March, May, July, August, and October. Most courses are 8 weeks. A few courses are 16 weeks long. Advisors assist students in determining a schedule based on their convenience and schedule.