Becoming certified in emergency management/homeland security
provides you with an essential understanding of everything required to be an
expert in this field. With a strong emphasis on the principles of
leadership, problem-solving, and collaboration, this certificate will help
qualify you for emergency management positions in the public, private, and
A Unique Opportunity for Graduate Students and
The certificate program is designed to provide career
advancements opportunities for professionals in the fields of emergency
management and homeland security, public safety, public health, and emergency
medical services. It’s also a natural fit for students interested in
pursuing careers in criminal justice, forensic science, nursing, political
science, and military science.
Homeland security employment is available in every state, as
well as in a number of countries abroad. Many of these jobs are with
state, federal, or local governments, which typically offer competitive
salaries and benefits. There is also a wealth of job opportunities for private
companies and nonprofit organizations.
Take the Next Step
If you’re interested in applying for the emergency management/homeland security
certificate program at Ball State, begin the
application process now.