Public Safety Management

School of Public and Environmental Affairs

You will learn about the administration of emergency services, the principles of public safety, and the art of decision making in classes that focus on public safety, criminal justice, financial management, terrorism and public policy, public management, emergency services administration, solid and hazardous waste management, research methods, and GIS techniques.

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Degree Map LinkIUPUI Admission Semester
Public Safety ManagementFall 2015 or later
Public Safety ManagementFall 2014–summer 2015

SPEA Undergraduate Course Rotations

Course Rotations (This document is for reference purposes only and should be used in conjunction with regular academic advising. Course offerings are not guaranteed and are subject to change.)

Major/Career Connection

Public Safety Management

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Admission Requirements

  • Must have completed 12 IUPUI credit hours
  • Must be in good academic standing, which requires the following:
    • Cumulative GPA: 2.0 or above
    • Prior term GPA: 2.0 or above
    • If a student has completed 12 hours toward the SPEA major (SPEA pre-fixed classes), they also need a C+ average in those courses (e.g., SPEA-J and SPEA-V courses).
  • Declared a SPEA major

Enterprise, Policy, and Planning Cluster

This major is part of the Enterprise, Policy, and Planning (EPP) Cluster. The Enterprise, Planning, and Policy (EPP) cluster is the academic home of University College students pursuing or interested business; public and environmental affairs (SPEA); tourism, conventions, and event management (TCEM); sports management; and philanthropic studies.

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