It makes sense to get an online emergency management degree with the increasing amount of jobs in the field of emergency response. The benefit of a degree is that one can advance in their career. Those wishing to move into an administration job would also be interested in the emergency management degree program.
The schools on this list were chosen for offering top online emergency management degree programs. They are designed for people working within the field who wish to move into an administration position.
All of these schools are regionally accredited. Each university mentioned is well respected in the emergency management field.
1. University of North Carolina Online–Western Carolina University – Bachelor of Science in Emergency and Disaster Management
Cost: $133.78 per credit for residents ; $458.01 for non-residents
2. Colorado State University–Global Campus – Bachelor’s Degree in Emergency Management
Cost: $350.00 per credit
3. Jacksonville State University – Bachelor of Science in Emergency Management with a Homeland Security Minor
Cost: $265.00 per credit for residents; $530.00 for non-residents
4. Drexel University – Online Certificate in Emergency Management
Cost: $680.00 per credit
5. SUNY (State University of New York) Canton – Bachelor of Technology in Emergency Management
Cost: $5,570.00 per year for full-time residents; $14,820.00 for non-residents. $232.00 per credit for part time residents; $618.00 for non-residents
6. University of Central Missouri – Bachelor of Science in Crisis Disaster Management
Cost: $209.60 per credit for residents; $419.20 for non-residents
7. West Texas A&M University – Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences in Emergency Management Administration
Cost: $3,405.00 per semester for residents ; $3,855.00 for non-residents
8. Arkansas Tech University – Bachelor of Science in Emergency Management
Cost: $187.00 per credit for residents; $374.00 for non-residents
9. University of Alaska-Fairbanks – Bachelor of Emergency Management
Cost: $165.00 to $383.00 per credit according to course level
10. National Labor College – Bachelor of Science in Emergency Readiness and Response Management.
Cost: $270.00 per credit for AFL-CIO Union Member/Family. $325.00 per credit for non AFL-CIO Member/Family. $270.00 per credit for Working American Member. $480.00 per credit for non-union member.