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M.S. in Psychology - Crisis Management and Response

Walden University



With the growing complexity of today's workforce, there is an increase in need for individuals who are well versed in Crisis Management, which is why Walden University has created their online M.S. in Psychology - Crisis Management and Response degree program.

This fully online psychology degree program offers students a flexible online option for developing the knowledge and the multicultural skills that are needed for working and succeeding in areas, such as security, emergency management, and public safety.

One of the first online psychology degrees in crisis management, this program guides students as they study a various psychological theories in order to learn how to conduct successes conflict management and negations.

The online crisis management cover a number of topics, such as:

  • Foundations for Graduate Study in Psychology
  • Contemporary Issues in Psychology
  • History and Systems of Psychology
  • Disaster, Crisis, and Trauma
  • Culture and Psychology
  • Statistics
  • Psychology of Terrorism
  • Interviewing and Observational Strategies
  • Counseling and Psychotherapy Theories
  • Conflict Management, Negotiation, and Peace

The overarching goal of this online degree in crisis management is to prepare its students for working with trauma and disaster victims as well as aid students in meeting the growing number of job openings in the area of crisis management and emergency planning.

All applicants must have a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution.

Accreditation Information

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

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