Emergency Management and Homeland Security
Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
OverviewThis degree educates individuals on the processes and agencies involved in preparation for and response to natural and man-made disasters.
What Will I Learn?This degree provides a general educational framework as well as coursework in emergency management, terrorism and homeland security.
What can I do with this DegreeThis degree provides a foundation of knowledge to prepare the student for careers in emergency management. It also serves as knowledge enhancement for individuals with careers in public service or volunteer organizations.
Degree RequirementsThe student must complete the prescribed 60 semester credit hours curriculum. All courses must be completed with a grade of “C” or better. Students must complete at least 25% of the program coursework at Lamar Institute of Technology. Students must complete the College Success Skills Course (DORI 200) or be exempt.
Lecture Hours: 58
Lab Hours: 12