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Emergency Management Schools in Alabama

There are four schools in the state of Alabama offering emergency management programs. In 2010, 236 students graduated from programs at Alabama emergency management schools. 95 of all these students graduated with associates degrees and 69 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

On average, 191 students graduate from emergency management programs in Alabama each year. This accounts for 17% of emergency management students who US schools graduate. Out of those, 23 students graduated with certificates in emergency management, 95 with an associate's level degree, 69 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 49 with a master's level degree.

Four emergency management schools are located in Alabama. Of these, four schools are public. Tuition at a public emergency management school varies from $5,424 to $7,164.

Average tuition for emergency management programs is $6,089. The lowest tuition in this state is at Jacksonville State University, while the highest tuition for emergency management programs, which is $7,164 every year, is at Alabama State University.

Alabama emergency management schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees.

Emergency Management Program Completions in Alabama 2006 - 2010

On average, 191 students graduate from emergency management programs in Alabama each year. This accounts for 17% of emergency management students who US schools graduate. Out of those, 23 students graduated with certificates in emergency management, 95 with an associate's level degree, 69 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 49 with a master's level degree.

Emergency Management Program Completions in Alabama 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 21
  • Certificate 2009: 32
  • Certificate 2010: 23
  • Associate 2006: 0
  • Associate 2007: 0
  • Associate 2008: 0
  • Associate 2009: 0
  • Associate 2010: 95
  • Bachelor 2006: 75
  • Bachelor 2007: 68
  • Bachelor 2008: 75
  • Bachelor 2009: 84
  • Bachelor 2010: 69
  • Master 2006: 37
  • Master 2007: 53
  • Master 2008: 50
  • Master 2009: 50
  • Master 2010: 49

Emergency Management Program Availability in Alabama

Alabama schools offer a total of six programs in emergency management. Of these programs, approximately 33% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level and the associates level.

Emergency Management Program Availability in Alabama

  • Certificate: 1
  • Associate: 1
  • Bachelor: 2
  • Master: 2

Career Trends

Emergency Management Directors — Salary by Percentile

Emergency Management Directors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 28110
  • 25th Percentile: 33180
  • Median: 43960
  • 75th Percentile: 64740
  • 90th Percentile: 96790

Business Continuity Planners — Salary by Percentile

Business Continuity Planners — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 39830
  • 25th Percentile: 53790
  • Median: 69660
  • 75th Percentile: 89450
  • 90th Percentile: 108110

Career Trends

Emergency Management Directors — Employment Trend

Emergency Management Directors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 35810
  • Median Salary 2007: 41850
  • Median Salary 2008: 40210
  • Median Salary 2009: 43750
  • Median Salary 2010: 43960
  • Total Employed 2006: 380
  • Total Employed 2007: 270
  • Total Employed 2008: 320
  • Total Employed 2009: 320
  • Total Employed 2010: 240

Business Continuity Planners — Employment Trend

Business Continuity Planners — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 59360
  • Median Salary 2007: 61540
  • Median Salary 2008: 65150
  • Median Salary 2009: 67700
  • Median Salary 2010: 69660
  • Total Employed 2006: 8090
  • Total Employed 2007: 7410
  • Total Employed 2008: 6920
  • Total Employed 2009: 6260
  • Total Employed 2010: 6330

Alabama vs National Emergency Management Employment

Alabama vs National Emergency Management Employment

  • Employed in Alabama: 0.653% (6570)

Emergency Management Schools in Alabama

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1. The University of Phoenix - Birmingham

100 Corporate Dr Ste 150
Birmingham, AL 35242-2982
(205) 421-1200

The University of Phoenix-Birmingham is a for-profit 4-year institution. This school, which is near the center of the city, is in Birmingham, AL. This specialized school is one of several campuses. Students are offered 15 degrees at the bachelors level and one degree at the masters level by it. 510 students sought degrees from the 15 programs at Phoenix in 2010. This school offers subjects such as educational leadership and human resources. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits it.

2. Community College of the Air Force

100 S Turner Blvd
Montgomery, AL 36114-0011
(334) 649-5000

Community College of the Air Force, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Montgomery, AL and it offers one program in emergency management. It is a public 2-year institution. It is the oldest institution in the state of Alabama offering programs in emergency management.

3. Columbia Southern University

21982 University Lane
Orange Beach, AL 36561-9000
(251) 981-3771x1364

Columbia Southern University is a for-profit 4-year institution, founded in 1993. CSU, which is near Orange Beach, is located in a rural area. It is the fifth largest institution in the state of Alabama. CSU offers subjects such as liberal arts and hospitality. This mid-sized school offers nine certificates, five degrees at the associates level, 12 degrees at the bachelors level, five degrees at the masters level, and one doctoral level degree to students. 17,594 students sought degrees from the 14 programs at this school in 2010. The Distance Education and Training Council, Accrediting Commission accredits this school.

4. Troy University

University Avenue
Troy, AL 36082-0001
(334) 670-3100

Troy University offers one emergency management program. It is a public 4-year institution. TROY is the second biggest institution in the state of Alabama offering emergency management in terms of programs.

5. Alabama State University

915 S Jackson Street
Montgomery, AL 36101-0271
(334) 229-4400

Alabama State University is located in the center of Montgomery and ASU offers one program in emergency management. This medium-sized school is one of 41 public post-secondary institutions in Alabama. In terms of programs, this school is the biggest institution in the state of Alabama offering emergency management.

6. Jacksonville State University

700 Pelham Road North
Jacksonville, AL 36265
(256) 782-5781

Jacksonville State University is in the suburbs of Jacksonville, Alabama. JSU offers three emergency management programs. Of those, JSU offers students one certificate in emergency management, one bachelor's level degree in emergency management, and one master's level emergency management degree. Overall, 9,504 students pursue degrees in 72 JSU programs. It is the biggest institution in the state of Alabama offering emergency management in terms of programs.