Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute

Emergency Management

Emergency Management

Emergency Management helps to protect communities by coordinating activities necessary to build, sustain, and improve the capability to mitigate against, prepare for, respond to, and recover from threatened or actual disasters.

Our Mission Statement

The mission of the Emergency Management program is to provide students effective instruction and essential skills to prepare them with a foundation of technical and professional knowledge needed for emergency services delivery in local, state, and federal government agencies.

Program Description

The Emergency Management Program is an online program that can be completed in as little as two years. The course of study involves both management and technical aspects of law enforcement, fire protection, emergency medical services, and emergency management. There are no additional costs for this program outside of tuition, fees, books, and supplies. For more information about course descriptions, refer to the current CCC&TI Course Catalog.

CCC&TI offers three different educational opportunities in this area:

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Application/Admission Requirements

  • Apply for Admission.
  • Request an official copy of high school transcript, High School Equivalency, adult high school diploma, and/or college transcripts be sent electronically or mailed to Student Records, CCC&TI.
  • Schedule appropriate placement test(s) with the Testing Center.
  • Complete an interview with the Program Director.

Program Contacts:


Press Release

CCC&TI Emergency Management Program Among Nation’s Best

Career Information

Employment opportunities include ambulance services, fire/rescue agencies, law enforcement agencies, fire marshal offices, industrial firms, educational institutions, emergency management offices, and other government agencies. Employed persons should have opportunities for skilled and supervisory-level positions.

To learn more information about a career in the Emergency Management field, visit CCC&TI's Career Coach site for the following programs:

Career Coach logo AAS: Emergency Management

Career Coach logo Certificate: Criminal Justice

Career Coach logo Certificate: Public Safety