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Enjoy the convenience and flexibility of online learning

You can study where you want, when you want – and still feel connected to your instructor and classmates through many online and interactive activities.


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Working your way up the ladder

Becoming a manager within the emergency health services system is a goal that the Diploma can help you achieve.


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Get the foundation you need

The Diploma is an excellent way to improve your GPA and solidify your knowledge base before enrolling in a master's program.


Program snapshot

Top 5 reasons to study Emergency Health Services Management at Dal:

  1. Reinforce your experience: Get the paper credentials you need to complement your experience in the emergency field.
  2. Kick off your career: The Diploma is a great way to get your foot in the door if you want a job in the healthcare system in the areas of emergency or disaster management.
  3. Move up the ladder: Progress in your career and enter a managerial role with the added knowledge, experience and credentials the Diploma will provide.
  4. Next steps: The Diploma is a great complement to a previous degree in a healthcare-related field.
  5. Prepare for a Masters: Improve your GPA and get up to speed with the Diploma before enrolling in a Masters program.

What will I learn?

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Develop the essential management skills needed to work in this dynamic field.

What can I do?

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From emergency planning roles to managerial roles in EHS and everything in between, the possibilities are bright for Dal’s DESHM grads.