Become a Leader in Emergency Response and Continuity Planning

The University of Illinois at Chicago’s Emergency Management and Continuity Planning (EMCP) certificate program is taught by renowned industry experts and prepares professionals to lead their organization or facility through various emergency response and preparedness requirements. The EMCP program is comprised of five 100% online graduate-level courses that can be completed in as few as three semesters.

The EMCP program is a collaboration between UIC’s School of Public Health and College of Business Administration that offers interdisciplinary leadership training in:

  • Communications Management
  • Continuity Planning
  • Crisis Management
  • Emergency Operations Management
  • Hazard Vulnerability Analysis
  • Information Systems
  • Organizational Crisis Response
  • Risk Management
  • Strategic Planning

The EMCP courses fulfill some of the required training contact hours for the certified emergency management certifications, AEM®/CEM® through the International Association of Emergency Managers.

Apostolis Sambias, PhD  |  Director of Curriculum