About the EMCP Program


Emergency Management and Continuity Planning certificate requires 5 courses for a total of 16 credit hours (cr) and is designed for completion in as little as three semesters (two courses each in the fall and spring semester and one in the summer). The courses are 100% online with no required campus visits.



A baccalaureate degree from an accredited university is the minimum requirement for admission to the EMCP certificate program. Students must apply by completing the University of Illinois Graduate Certificate Program online application.