Are you considering starting a professional master's degree? UChicago's Master of Science in Threat and Response Management will provide you with a rigorous education in emergency management theory and practice, while you gain hands-on experience addressing some of emergency management's most difficult challenges.
Join us for an online panel with Master of Science in Threat and Response Management graduates who work to prepare and protect higher education campuses. They will describe their paths into this growing field.
Instructors like Ed Buikema use their experience to teach you practical applications of complex emergency management topics. Read more about how Ed's experience will lay essential groundwork for your pursuit of your Master of Science in Threat and Response Management from the University of Chicago.
Ed has been teaching in our program for over 10 years. His extensive experience, from the Michigan State Police to FEMA Region V Regional Administrator, informs his class Foundations of Emergency Management and Homeland Security and leads students to explore the complex questions of emergency management.
"The program coursework doesn't only give you a deep sense for the whole landscape of threat management and response, but a significant amount of time is also spent in discussing important issues dealing with how to best safeguard liberty and the types of policies and frameworks most effective for doing so."