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CHDS Reaches Out to the Nation
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CHDS Fellow Takes Federal Tools Back to Local Government

Measuring the effectiveness of preparedness programs on behalf of FEMA is a tool that 2013-2014 CHDS Distinguished Fellow Jody Woodcock can utilize to improve local planning. ...more
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Healthcare Communications Coalition Stands Firm in Mississippi Storms

An April 29 tornado destroyed a hospital and 89 surrounding businesses in Louisville MS, but health care continued uninterrupted thanks in part to a communications protocol ...more
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Fusion Center, Emergency Managers Explore Collaborative Potential

Synchronizing and leveraging fusion center and emergency operations hinges on factors similar to the rest of the homeland security enterprise: communication, partnerships and ...more
Out of the Classroom and into the World

CHDS thesis provides base for Cooley Law School program

McDaniel implements research in developing homleand security law curriculum ...more

Public Health Nurse’s CHDS Thesis Became Communications Plan

Tammy Chamblee’s research and theses was adapted as part of state emergency operations policy in Mississippi ...more

Oregon Preparedness Liaison Looks Beyond AARs

Kaliner thesis examines how emergency managers can better learn from incidents ...more
Academic Programs

Master’s Degree Program

Now accepting applications for Spring and Summer 2015. Deadline: Dec 1, 2014.
Apply online now!

Executive Leaders Program

(ELP) Now accepting applications for Spring 2015. Deadline: Jan 15, 2015.

Executive Education Seminars

(MET) Executive roundtable discussions for governors, mayors, and urban area leaders.

Fusion Center Leaders Program

(FCLP) A five-day intensive program for fusion center leadership.

Pacific Executive Leaders Program

A five-day intensive program for homeland security leaders in the Pacific region.

University and Agency Partnership Initiative

(UAPI) Institutions nationwide dedicated to advancing homeland security education.

Self-study Courses

Non-credit courses derived from the Center's homeland security graduate curriculum.

Department of Homeland Security