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The future of health security is in your hands.

The need for emergency preparedness practitioners is growing and our students, faculty and staff are dedicated to fostering innovative solutions to improve the lives of people in our communities.

The University of Nebraska Medical Center is the place to make an impact to the future of health security.

Students gain:

  • First-hand knowledge of biocontainment. UNMC is home of one of three units selected to care for US citizens medically evacuated from Africa with the Ebola Virus
  • Learn alongside researchers in the field of in biopreparedness and biosecurity
  • Health expertise delivered in a flexible online format

UNMC offers 100% online programs in the following areas:

  • Master of Science in Emergency Preparedness
  • Professional Certificate in Emergency Preparedness
  • Master of Public Health and Certificate Options

Our Mission

The Mission of the College of Public Health is to promote optimal health and well-being through robust education, research and service in collaboration with communities in Nebraska, across the country and around the world.

You play a role in health security. Learn how to increase your impact.

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