Undergraduate Minors

Minor in Emergency Management

The Department of Emergency Management offers a minor in Emergency Management for students outside of the Emergency Management major. 

EM Minor Requirements

EM 301 Introduction to Emergency Management

 3 hours

EM 321 Disaster Mitigation and Preparedness

 3 hours

EM 411 Disaster Response and Recovery

 3 hours

Approved EM 300/400 level electives

 9 hours

Minor in Homeland Security

The Department of Emergency Management offers a minor in Homeland Security. A major in Emergency Management with a minor in Homeland Security will consist of a minimum of forty-eight (48) hours of Emergency Management/ Public Safety Telecommunications courses for the major and minor areas alone. 

Homeland Security Minor Requirements

EM 305 Introduction to Homeland Security

 3 hours

EM/PST Approved Courses (15 hours) from the following:

*EM 301 Introduction to Disaster Management *For non-EM majors only

 3 hours

EM 309 Emergency Response to WMD Event

 3 hours

EM 341 Legal Fundamentals in EM and Homeland Security

 3 hours

EM 351 Introduction to Terrorism

 3 hours

EM 365 Public Information Policy

 3 hours

EM 381 Social Dimensions of Disaster

 3 hours

EM 420 Exercise Design and Evaluation

 3 hours

EM 431 Transportation Security

 3 hours

EM 450 Management Systems in Disaster

 3 hours

EM 461 Critical Infrastructure

 3 hours

EM 475 Current Issues in Homeland Security

 3 hours

EM 483 Planning and Preparedness for Homeland Security

 3 hours

PST 314 Weapons of Mass Destruction

 3 hours

Total Hours

18 hours

Minor in Public Safety Telecommunications

The Department of Emergency Management offers a minor in Public Safety Telecommunications.

PST Minor Requirements

PST 110 Intro to Public Safety Communications

 3 hours

PST 311 Interpersonal Communications

 3 hours

PST 312 Legal Issues in Public Safety Communications

 3 hours

PST 313 Introduction to Crisis Intervention

 3 hours

PST 314 Introduction to Weapons of Mass Destruction

 3 hours

PST 328 Technical Writing for Public Safety Communications

 3 hours

Approved PST electives

 3 hours

Total PST Courses

21 hours