Graduate Certificate in Emergency Management Using GIS

Use GIS and analysis to prepare and effectively plan for emergencies, emergency response and recovery.

Graduate Certificate in Emergency Management Using GIS Program Overview

This certificate focuses on the concepts of strategic governance and the use of location intelligence data in the ethical decision-making process for government response and action. Students will gain hands-on experience analyzing the geospatial information necessary to support emergency response and post-event recovery operations.

 

Why UMass Global?

Our certificate:
·      Leverages cross-functional Esri training and UMass Global coursework so that learners can make data-driven decisions.
·      Employs spatial methods of organizing, planning, and managing real-time data in many facets of public service, including disaster management, public administration, law enforcement, and environmental management.

 

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Summer II (Jun 27, 2022)

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    Admissions Requirements

    Applicants for this program must complete the formal application process with all required documents, which include:

    • Completed application
    • GPA: Meet 1 of these 4 GPA options for admission
    • Official transcripts from all regionally accredited institutions where baccalaureate and/or post-baccalaureate coursework was completed or attempted
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    Only credits from regionally accredited institutions may be accepted in transfer. Failure to report any previous academic work at another college or university may be considered a violation of academic integrity.

    Graduate Level Exams

    Most of Brandman’s Master Degree programs do not require a graduate level exam; however, there are a few that do. For detailed information about which Brandman programs have graduate exam and minimum test score requirements, please reference the Brandman University Catalog.

    Graduate Certificate in Emergency Management Using GIS Program Curriculum

     

    • GIS 505  GIS Research Methods

      3

      GIS 633  GIS for Emergency Preparedness and Planning

      3

      GIS 634  GIS for Emergency Response and Recovery

      3

      PADU 607  Public Policy Analysis

      3

       
      Total Credits

      12

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    University of Massachusetts Global is accredited by the WSCUC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

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