Jacksonville State University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the Master of Public Administration with a concentration in Emergency Management degree.
The mission of the Master of Public Administration with a concentration in Emergency Management degree is to balance conceptual knowledge in emergency management with skill acquisition in crisis management, hazard assessment, and other analytical and management skills. The public administration curriculum emphasizes traditional core areas of personnel management, budgeting and finance, and organizational theory.
Hours to Complete: A total of 39 semester hours is required for this degree program. The student must complete 15 semester hours in the emergency management concentration courses, 18 semester hours in required public administration courses, and six semester hours in electives (three semester hours of electives if an internship is required).
Primary Contact for Online Program Information:
Dr. Dan Krejci
Phone: (256) 782-5650 or (800) 231-JAX1 ext. 5650