Apr 01, 2020  
2018-2019 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Emergency Management

Program Director: Ryan G. Fischer, Ph.D.

School Director: Brenda L. Vogel

Department Office: Engineering Technology (ET) 232

Telephone: (562) 985‑8965

Faculty: Shirley Feldmann-Jensen, Steven Jensen, Peter Kreysa (Family and Consumer Sciences), William Goeller, James Hutchinson, Judith Colle, Doug Weeks, Valerie Lucus-McEwen, Christine Rodrigue (Geography), Joanne M. Tortorici Luna (Advanced Studies in Education and Counseling), Margaret Muhr, Lynn Wainfan, Joseph Aubele, Steven Jensen

Graduate Advisor: Peter G. Kreysa

Administrative Assistant: Durrell Dew

College: College of Health and Human Services  

Courses: EMER  

Career Possibilities

In recent years, emergency services professions have become extremely competitive, with demands for personnel to further their education to attain promotion and keep up with technological advances. Graduates of this program are well-suited for management-level positions in the following areas:

  • Firefighters
  • Law enforcement
  • Emergency medical services personnel
  • Military personnel
  • Emergency managers
  • Public health practitioners
  • Public administrators
  • NGO administrators
  • Business continuity planners
  • Other professionals with a strong interest in how disasters influence their field

(Some of these, and other careers, require additional education or experience. For more information, visit www.careers.csulb.edu.)


    Emergency Management