Master of GIS and Data Analytics, Emergency Management

Brandman’s career-focused master’s program amplifies the use of geospatial resources within the private and public sectors.

Business Intelligence and Data Analytics Program Overview

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Emergency Management

This concentration focuses on the problem-solving capabilities of Esri GIS technology and how to employ resources within public administration, law enforcement, disaster and environmental management. Students will gain insight into how to solve emergency response and recovery events using location intelligence and other resources.

Graduates will:

  • Understand how to utilize spatial methods of organizing within data planning and managing in real-time, in many facets of public service
  • Be equipped with strategies to respond to property and life-threatening situations within cities, states, government agencies and beyondsis
  • Learn how to push for disaster preparedness and lead recovery efforts

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Summer I (May 04, 2020)

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Ways to Learn

Online

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Admission Requirements

Applicants for this program must complete the formal application process with all required documents, which include:

  • Completed application
  • GPA: Meet 1 of these 4 GPA options for admission
  • Official transcripts from all regionally accredited institutions where baccalaureate and/or post-baccalaureate coursework was completed or attempted
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Only credits from regionally accredited institutions may be accepted in transfer. Failure to report any previous academic work at another college or university may be considered a violation of academic integrity.

Graduate Level Exams

Most of Brandman’s Master Degree programs do not require a graduate level exam; however, there are a few that do. For detailed information about which Brandman programs have graduate exam and minimum test score requirements, please reference the Brandman University Catalog.

Program Curriculum

  • Select 18-24 credits of the following, depending upon waivers:

    18-24

    GIS 505
      GIS Research Methods

     

    GIS 603
      Spatial Database Design

     

    BUSU 610
      Data Analysis for Decision Making

     

    GIS 621
      GIS Communication

     

    GIS 655
      GIS Project Planning and Leadership

     

    GIS 663
      Programming for GIS

     

    BUSU 670
      Data Foundations

     

    BUSU 671
      Data Visualization and Presentation

     

       

     

    Core Requirements Subtotal  
    Concentration Courses

    18-24

    Students will select one concentration from the options below  
    Concentration Subtotal

    6

       
     Capstone Courses  
    BUSU 672
      Project Planning and Data Modeling

    3

    BUSU 673
      Project Implementation and Analysis

    3

     Capstone Subtotal 6 

    Total Credits

    30-36

  • MKTU 605  Marketing Management

    3

     And Select one of the following course:
    MKTU 624  Seminar in Marketing Research

    3

    MKTU 630  Seminar in New Product Development

    3

    MKTU 635  Seminar in Advertising & Promotion

    3

    MKTU 640  Seminar in International Marketing

    3

    Total Credits

    6

  • GIS 633   GIS for Emergency Preparedness and Planning

    3

    GIS 634   GIS for Emergency Response and Recovery

    3

         

    Total Credits

    6

  • GIS 637   Economic Development

    3

    GIS 638   GIS and Community Economic Development

    3

         

    Total Credits

    6

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