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60 Schools,900 Programs

Multi languages,Free apply


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ProgramDisaster & Emergency Management


Disaster & Emergency Management


Liberal Arts & Professional   Studies




4 Years

Starting   Month

Fall, Winter and Summer

Available   for

Full-Time and   Part-Time


Program Description:

This program prepares you to synthesize large amounts of complex information and make sound decisions in challenging and often difficult circumstances. As a graduate you will be equipped with the skills for a career in emergency preparedness, public safety or consultancy work for a range of opportunities from positions in federal and provincial governments to large multinational companies and non-governmental organizations like the Red Cross/Red Crescent, World Bank, Oxfam or UNICEF.

·         Upon graduating, you'll join one of the fastest growing industries in North America.

·         You have the option of continuing your education within the disaster and emergency field with York's Master of Disaster & Emergency Management degree — the only graduate program of its kind in Ontario and one of only two in Canada.

·         You'll have the opportunity to join The International Association of Emergency Managers (IAEM), a non-profit educational organization dedicated to promoting the goals of saving lives and protecting property during emergencies and disasters.

·         Take advantage of experiential learning opportunities and interact with leading professionals who will provide you with a deeper insight into the field. You'll have the option to complete a field experience that will help to foster a greater understanding of the complexities and realities emergency management professionals face.

·         You are also encouraged to take advantage of the regular events held by the School of Disaster & Emergency Management. These include conferences and symposiums held throughout the school year to help you apply your education to real-life situations.

 Admission Requirements:

Chinese High School


·         Senior Secondary School Graduation Certificate

o   Successful completion of the final year of Senior 3/Grade 12 level of student

·          Grade 12 math


  • business continuity planner

  • disaster recovery coordinator

  • emergency manager

  • public policy analyst

  • public safety and security      manager


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