Emergency Preparedness

COST (per semester)*

Tuition: $14,904
Residence Hall: $2,520
Meal Plan: $1,850
General Fees: $600
Textbooks: $500
* Most students receive scholarships and financial assistance. For more information go to: Finances
MAJOR REQUIREMENTS

MAJOR: CORE REQUIREMENTS - 9 credits
BHSC225 Global Social Issues
BHSC230 Research Methods I
COMM435 Crisis Communications
PLSC366 Terrorism & Political Theory
PSYC483 Disaster Psychology
SOCI119 Principles of Sociology
SOCI408 Emergency Preparedness
SOCI425 Racial & Ethnic Relations
SOCI432 Research Methods II
SOCI445 Emergency Planning
SOCI449 Disaster Response & Emergency Operations
SOCI478 Principles & Practice of Hazards Mitigation
SOCI490 Capstone in Emergency Preparedness

MAJOR: CONCENTRATION REQ - 12 credits
Choose 12 credits from the following
SOCI315 Introduction to Criminal Justice
SOCI420 Medical Sociology
SOCI430 Gender Roles in Contemporary Society
SOCI433 Research Methods III
SOCI434 Research Methods IV
SOCI497 Internship
SOCI498 Research Project in Sociology
PLSC260 Introduction to American Law
PLSC350 State & Local Government
PSYC315 Organization & Human Resources
SOWK477 Community Assessment & Capacity Mapping
SOCI460 Death & Grief in Contemporary Society
SOCI474 Top: Intro to Emergency Management

COGNATE - 3 credits
RELT340 Religion & Ethics in Modern Society

Choose one of the following courses:
BIOL208 Environmental Science
BIOL260 General Microbiology

Choose one of the following options
CHEM100 Consumer Chemistry
CHEM131 & 132 General Chemistry I & II

Official requirements can be found here.
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