Emergency Management Residency

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 2015 Dates

  • Registration: June 2 - Sept. 4, 2015
  • Late Registration: Sept. 8 - 11, 2015
  • Term Dates: Sept. 14 - Dec. 23, 2015
  • Saturday Residency Cohorts
    Session A: Sept. 19, Oct. 3, Oct. 17, Oct. 31, Nov. 14
    Session B: Sept. 26, Oct. 10, Oct. 24, Nov. 7, Nov. 21

Spring 2016 Dates

  • Registration: Nov. 10, 2015 - Jan. 8, 2016
  • Late Registration: Jan. 11 - 15, 2016
  • Term Dates: Jan. 19 - April 29, 2016
  • Saturday Residency Cohorts
    Session A: Jan. 23, Feb. 6, Feb. 20, March 5 and March 19
    Session B: Jan. 30, Feb. 13, Feb. 27, March 12, March 26

More Information

William McDonald, Ph.D.

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