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Graduate Certificate

Emergency Preparedness, Graduate Certificate

Graduate Certificate in Emergency Preparedness

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Career Outlook

The importance of preparing for and minimizing the risks from emergencies will help sustain the demand and employment of individuals in the emergency management field. A certificate creates a unique credential that could be added to a vast array of educational backgrounds. 

Potential career options:

  • Emergency preparedness specialist
  • Emergency management consultant
  • Emergency management coordinator
  • Emergency management program director
  • Hazardous material management
  • Homeland security
  • Public health preparedness

Finance Your Education

The University of Nebraska offers some of the most affordable tuition rates in the region, particularly for our online programs. Explore the array of funding options to finance your education in a way that makes sense for you.

Online tuition rates are calculated by credit hour and college offering the course and, because the University of Nebraska is a public institution supported by Nebraska taxpayers, Nebraska residents may receive a lower tuition rate than out-of-state students.

Cost Per Credit

In-State

Out-of-State

$597

$597

Note: Campuses may charge additional fees; see the Paying for School page for more details.

We believe cost should not be a barrier to accessing higher education, even for online programs. Financial aid and scholarships are available for many students. Please see the Paying for School page for additional information and links to campus financial aid resources.

Our programs are an ideal way for military, veterans, and dependents to advance education with military advisers and staff on each campus, flexible deployment and activation policies, and generous acceptance of transfer credits. Visit our Prospective Student page and explore what the University of Nebraska offers.

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If you are a college student considering transferring courses, an adult returning to college or a high school student with college credit, Transfer Nebraska is for you.

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Student Experience

NU offers fully online certificates, bachelor's, master’s and doctoral programs that fit the schedule of a working professional. With the flexibility to complete thoughtfully designed coursework when your schedule allows, NU can help you build your career and propel you to the next stage in life.

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