The student learning outcomes for the degree are as follows:
The certificate in Risk and Emergency Management will inform and enhance the knowledge base and skills level of those who are responsible for managing risks and emergencies.
The certificate in risk and emergency management is recommended for students from any major that, during their careers, may directly or indirectly be involved in managing emergencies and disasters. Students need not be enrolled in a degree program to complete this certificate.
To earn the certificate, students must complete at least 11 credit hours as residency credits at IPFW. A grade point average of 2.0 or higher is required in all course work credited toward the certificate.