In the face of an emergency, community resilience relies heavily on planning, preparation, and knowledge. The Mid-Atlantic Center for Emergency Management & Public Safety (MACEM&PS) at FCC provides essential knowledge for professionals to prepare for, respond to, and recover from local disasters and emerging threats in today’s world.

This high-intensity field demands experts with the ability to forecast simulated threats, an extensive understanding of crisis situations, and the vigilance to launch response and recovery efforts in tumultuous environments.

MACEM&PS provides educational options in academic and professional development program formats to provide a solid foundation to aspiring emergency management professionals. Comprehensive courses deliver critical knowledge and practical applications across all industries. Please review our program offerings below to learn more.

FEMA IS Credit Conversion
MACEM&PS is the sole provider of college credit for the FEMA Emergency Management Institute (EMI) Independent Study Program (ISP)

Academic Credit Programs
Degree and certificate programs are delivered completely online for distance learners and in a hybrid format for local students

Professional Development & Business Solutions
Educational opportunities, career training and innovative programming is available for emergency management professionals in every phase at every level in the industry.

Professional Development for Educators
FEMA emergency preparedness courses are designed especially for educators to ensure the safety and security of students, staff and school property.