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Emergency Management Degree????????

Discussion in 'Pre-Medical - MD' started by mikejames, Apr 13, 2007.

  1. mikejames

    mikejames 2+ Year Member

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    There is a degree at my 2 year community college and I think it is health related I really dont know. The degree is Emergency management degree I think? What can you do with this degree?
     
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  3. Droopy Snoopy

    Droopy Snoopy 7+ Year Member

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    Manage emergencies?
     
  4. mikejames

    mikejames 2+ Year Member

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    Can I do anything in the hospital?
     
  5. CTtarheel

    CTtarheel Senior Member 7+ Year Member

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    I'm guessing this is more of an EMS/Rescue/Fire operational degree. I imagine you'd use it to work more on the logistics end of providing emergency management resources.

    No, this is probably not a medical degree of any kind and I doubt it would qualify you to do any patient care. Also, I think the degree of choice for people pursuing emergency management as a career would probably be an MPH.
     
  6. Droopy Snoopy

    Droopy Snoopy 7+ Year Member

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    I think it's more like something you'd get if you want an entry-level job with FEMA.
     
  7. GreenShirt

    GreenShirt 10+ Year Member

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    Why not ask the director of the program?
     

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