Emergency Management 

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Welcome to the Mid-Atlantic Center for Emergency Management (MACEM) at Frederick Community College (FCC) located in Frederick, MD.  We provide educational opportunities, career training and innovative programming to emergency management professionals in every phase at every level in the industry . 

Acquire critical skills, develop technological expertise and challenge yourself at FCC where MACEM offers a variety of academic and 
professional development programs.

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Current Class Schedules

Emergency Management courses available at FCC are listed online at www.Frederick.edu.  Select “FEMA” in the “Term” drop down menu and click on search to learn more about upcoming course offerings.

Program Information

FCC applies Quality Matters standards to the Emergency Management AAS/Certificate program courses. This nationally recognized Peer Review protocol is followed when creating and monitoring online and hybrid courses. Look for the QM logo. Learn more at www.qualitymatters.org.
A fully-accredited college, FCC has secured articulation agreements to provide program participants with opportunities to transfer to Northwestern State University of Louisiana, University of Maryland University College (UMUC) or Charter Oak State College in New Britain, Connecticut.
The Tuition and Fees page details program costs.
For more information, fill out the Information Request Form or view a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) or contact FCC using the information below.


Emergency Management Program & FEMA Independent Study
301.624.2854 ▪ EmergMgt
Professional Development Opportunities
Complex Attacks Situational Awareness & Response (CASAR)
Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness Summer Institute 2014
240-629-7970 ▪ EmergMgt