Disaster Management

(A.A. degree)

First Year Fall Program courses
Intro to Disaster Response
MDS Culture I
Conflict Resolution
Recommended courses
First-Year Seminar
College Writing I
social science course
humanities course

Spring Program courses
MDS Culture II
First Aid/CPR
Intro to Social Welfare or Social Psychology
Recommended courses
Biblical Literature
Speech Communication
natural science course

Summer Program course
Disaster Management Field Experience

Second Year Fall Program courses
MDS Culture III
Recommended courses
College Writing II
Lifetime Fitness and Wellness
second social science course
second humanities course
responsibility course

Spring Program courses
MDS Culture IV
Management
Intro to Social Welfare or Social Psychology
Recommended courses
mathematics course
second natural science course

Summer Program requirements
Disaster Management internship

The first-year summer Field Experience consists of eight weeks with Mennonite Disaster Service (MDS). After second year, there is a non-credit eight-week internship with MDS or another disaster response or recovery organization. Students who complete all program courses are awarded a Disaster Management certificate of completion.

Catalog 2016-17