Academics

Bachelor of Science in Emergency Management

Why Choose Emergency Management at WIU?

  • The premier Bachelor of Science in Emergency Management program in the State of Illinois
  • Excellent job placement opportunities upon graduation
  • Internship opportunities within and outside of the United States
  • An active emergency management student organization
  • Instructors have expertise and practical experience in their field
  • Study abroad opportunities

Job Placements of WIU Graduates

  • Deputy positions in Emergency Management Agencies in various counties in Illinois
  • Walmart Corporate - Bentonville, Arkansas
  • Wrigley Field - Chicago, IL
  • Walgreens - Deerfield, IL
  • Exelon - Glen Ellyn, IL
  • Hagerty Consulting - Chicago, IL
  • McDonough County Health Department - Macomb, IL
  • McDonough County Emergency Services and Disasters - Macomb, IL

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