Emergency Management Residency

Preparedness, Response, Recovery, Mitigation

emergency workers in yellow haz-mat suitsThe Emergency Management Residency is designed to educate students in the emergency management body of knowledge and to prepare them for a career in the field.

The Emergency Management Residency provides:

  • study groups specific to student’s area of interest with a large selection of electives
  • intense Saturday cohorts consisting of a morning and an afternoon session
  • experienced faculty holding industry leadership positions
  • course content built on the latest leadership and policy trends in the public and private sectors
  • flexibility to earn 16 credits for the term.

Expect to experience:

  • guest speakers
  • workshops and field trips around New York City
  • face-to-face study group meetings with students and faculty from across the state.

emergency workers suiting up in yellow haz-mat suits

Fast Facts

What

  • exploration of challenges and critical issues in emergency management 
  • an intense 10-week program with two 5-week cohorts

Where

Empire State College
500 Seaview Ave.
Staten Island, NY 10305

When

Fall 2014 Dates

  • Term Dates: Sept. 13 - Nov. 15, 2014
  • Saturday Cohorts:
    Session A - Sept. 13, Sept. 27, Oct. 11, Oct. 25, Nov. 8
    Session B - Sept. 20, Oct. 4, Oct. 18, Nov. 1, Nov. 15

Spring 2015 Dates

  • Registration: Nov. 4, 2014 - Jan. 9, 2015
  • Late Registration: Jan. 12-16, 2015
  • Term Dates: Jan. 24 - March 28, 2015
  • Saturday Cohorts:
    Session A - Jan. 24, Feb. 7, Feb. 21, March 7, March 21
    Session B - Jan. 31, Feb. 14, Feb. 28, March 14, March 28

More Information

William McDonald, Ph.D.

email: EM.Residency@esc.edu
phone: 718-667-7524, ext. 1793