Justice Studies/Emergency Management - Academic Certificate

Curriculum Code: 226

Program Information
This program provides students with introductory information in preparedness, emergency management, homeland security, disaster relief, security and safety, and organizational, municipal and business continuity which prepares them to work within an array of Emergency Management agencies and Criminal Justice on all levels of government.

When You Graduate
When You Graduate Certificate programs provide specific career skills development as well as the opportunity to test an area of interest, or enhance a degree program. Students who complete a certificate program can continue to obtain a degree.

Upon completion of this program, student should be able to:
•Display knowledge of all of the federal, state and local governmental agencies related to effective emergency management and how to utilize these resources appropriately. •Critically evaluate the components of an emergency management plan and conduct academically sound research related to emergency management.


Gainful Employment Information:
http://www.cccnj.edu/ge/ Justice%20Studies%20Emergency%20Management/ GE%20%20Justice%20Studies%20Emergency%20Management.html

Employment Opportunities:
Entry-level or mid-career professionals in emergency management, both in public and private sectors

Program Requirements (24)
Credits
CJ
103
Introduction to Private Security
3
CJ
130
Introduction to Emergency Management
3
CJ
141
Police Leadership
3
CJ
202
Police Organization
3
CJ
206
Introduction to Terrorism
3
PA
101
Introduction to Public Administration
3
PS
201
American Federal Government
3
PS
203
State & Local Government
3

General Education Requirements (6)
Credits
EN
101
English Composition I
3
EN
102
English Composition II
3

Total Credits: (30)