• Crisis and Emergency Leadership Associate's Program (CEL)


    Why UC

    A convenient format combining online meetings, facilitated weekly discussions, team projects, and individual assignments.

    Each 16 week semester consists of an “A” and “B” term which are eight weeks long. This approach lets you focus your energy and attention on the number of courses you select to take each term.

    You will learn from dedicated and student-oriented faculty members, who share a wealth of professional experience, giving them a unique perspective on the nature and dynamics of organizations, and who are committed to your success..

    About Crisis and Emergency Leadership Associate's Program

    The program is specially designed to enhance emergency management and crisis leadership abilities for professionals who are responsible for planning, managing, and responding to manmade disasters, terrorist events and other natural catastrophes. This degree is suited for local, state and federal responders, military CBRN specialists, homeland security, law enforcement, fire professionals, EMS, and public safety professionals in both the public and corporate sector.


    How Much Will it Cost Me?

    View our Tuition and Fees page for detailed information.


    Fact Sheet

    Download the Crisis and Emergency Leadership Fact Sheet  

    Find out more about this program by downloading our Fact Sheet – a brief view of what our program is all about.

    Curriculum & Course Catalog

    Download the Curriculum & Course Catalog

    Learn more about the course, curriculum, and graduation requirements.


    Program Faculty

    Anthony J. Giaimo III
    Anthony J. Giaimo III, M.S.S.L.

    Chief of Police (Ret.)
    Assistant Professor
    Director, Crisis and Emergency Leadership Program
    FBI NA Session 241