This program is geared towards students who have already earned a bachelor's degree in a related area and would like to gain further knowledge in emergency planning.
To become a graduate certificate student at Lynn, you'll need to apply for and be accepted to the M.S. in Administration with a specialization in Emergency Planning and Administration. Once accepted, you'll take only the courses required for the certificate you're pursuing; you will not have to follow the course schedule noted for the degree program. And if you ever decide to take your education further, the courses you take in this certificate program can be used toward the M.S. in Administration with a specialization in Emergency Planning and Administration.
This certificate must be completed entirely online.
Your new certificate will give you access to impressive career opportunities—many more than we could ever hope to list. Still, we've created this short sampling of careers you might pursue with this certificate:
- Director of public safety
- Emergency manager
- Public safety manager
We're happy to help you set and reach your career goals. At Lynn, all students enjoy free career planning services.
You'll study all of the foundations of emergency planning as a graduate-level certificate student at Lynn. Courses will include topics in emergency preparedness, administration and aid, public safety and legal issues.