Academic Catalog 2022-2023

Emergency Management and Homeland Security, Bachelor of Science

Summary

Core Curriculum Requirements42
Major Requirements (48 hours)
EMGT 250Introduction to Emergency Mgmt3
EMGT 251Natural Hazards & Emergy Mgmt3
EMGT 252Tech Hazards & Emergy Mgmt3
EMGT 351Prin/Prac of Hazard Mitigation3
EMGT 357Emergy Reov/Respn/Prep & Plng3
Select one of the following:3
Internship
Internship in PUblic Affairs
Admin of Justice Internship
HMSC 260Intro to Homeland Security3
HMSC 361Terrorism and Homeland Secur3
HMSC 362Domestic & Global Terrorism3
HMSC 363Legal & Political Issues HMSC3
Electives; Select 6 courses (18 hours) from the following:18
Intro to Incid Command Sys
Intern DispPers & Nat Hazard
Business Crisis & Continuity
Public Health in Emergy Mgmt
Plng for Vulnerable Population
Social Dimensions of Disasters
Continuity Oper/Plng & Implt
Environmental Issues: Disaster
Coastal Hazards Mgmt
Disaster Resilient Communities
Managing People In Diasters
Seminar: Emergency Mgmt
Seminar in Homeland Security
Geographic Information Systems
Intro To Pub Rel
Epidemiology
Intro To Environ Hlth
Maritime Risk Assessmnt & Mgmt
Other Requirements (30 hours)
ECON 2301Principles Of Economics I3
ECON 2302Principles Of Economics II3
SOCI 1301Introduction To Sociology3
MATH 134Plane Trigonometry3
or MATH 1324 Math and Business and Econ I
or MATH 1325 Math and Bus for Econ Anal II
or MATH 1333 Contemporary Mathematics II
or MATH 2312 Precalculus Math
Foreign Language (6 hours)6
PA 271Intro to Public Adm3
Select one of the following:3
Res Methods In Pub Admin
Research Methods in AJ
Res Methods In Pub Admin
Select one of the following:3
Quantitative Methods in Polsc
Statistics in AJ
Quantitative Methods
Free Electives (2 hours)2
FS 102Freshman Seminar/ first Year Experience1
Total Hours120
Plan of Study Grid
First Year
First SemesterHours
ENGL 1301 Freshman English I 3
Math CORE Course (select one of the following): 3
Contemporary Mathematics I (Suggested CORE MATH Course)
College Algebra (Suggested CORE Math Course)
Select one of the following: 3
Intro To Compr Science I
Fundamentals of Info Systems
Ins Tec
POLS 2305 American Government 3
HIST 1301 Soc & Pol Hist US to 1877 3
FS 102 Freshman Seminar/ first Year Experience 1
 Hours16
Second Semester
ENGL 1302 Freshman English II 3
MATH 134
Plane Trigonometry (or higher)
or Math and Business and Econ I
or Math and Bus for Econ Anal II
or Contemporary Mathematics II
or Precalculus Math
3
SOCI 1301 Introduction To Sociology 3
POLS 2306 Texas Government 3
HIST 1302 Soc & Pol Hist US Since 1877 3
 Hours15
Second Year
Third Semester
Language, Philosophy & Culture CORE Course 3
Life and Physical Sciences CORE Course 3
Survey of Life Science (Suggested CORE Science Course)
Creative Arts CORE Course 3
Foreign Language 3
EMGT 250 Introduction to Emergency Mgmt 3
 Hours15
Fourth Semester
COMM 1321
Business & Professional Comm
or Public Address
3
Life and Physical Sciences CORE Course 3
GEOL 1303 Introduction To The Earth 3
Social and Behavioral Sciences CORE Course 3
Foreign Language 3
HMSC 260 Intro to Homeland Security 3
 Hours18
Third Year
Fifth Semester
Select one of the following: 3
Research Methods In Polsc
Research Methods in AJ
Res Methods In Pub Admin
ECON 2301 Principles Of Economics I 3
EMGT 251 Natural Hazards & Emergy Mgmt 3
HMSC 361 Terrorism and Homeland Secur 3
PA 271 Intro to Public Adm 3
 Hours15
Sixth Semester
Select one of the following: 3
Quantitative Methods in Polsc
Statistics in AJ
Quantitative Methods
EMGT 252 Tech Hazards & Emergy Mgmt 3
ECON 2302 Principles Of Economics II 3
HMSC 362 Domestic & Global Terrorism 3
EMHS Elective 3
 Hours15
Fourth Year
Seventh Semester
EMGT 351 Prin/Prac of Hazard Mitigation 3
EMGT 357 Emergy Reov/Respn/Prep & Plng 3
EMHS Elective 3
EMHS Elective 3
EMHS Elective 3
 Hours15
Eighth Semester
Select one of the following: 3
Internship
Internship in PUblic Affairs
Admin of Justice Internship
HMSC 363 Legal & Political Issues HMSC 3
EMHS Elective 3
EMHS Elective 3
FREE Elective 2
 Hours14
 Total Hours123