Arizona State University’s Center for Emergency Management and Homeland Security brings together the vast knowledge and capacity available throughout the entire ASU enterprise to create innovative solutions for the mitigation, preparation, response, recovery and management of significant incidents or disasters – whether natural or man-made. Through the College of Public Service and Community Solutions, the Center fuses research, solution delivery and academic capabilities that address the needs of government and private sector stakeholders today, and train the public management professionals of tomorrow.

Through ASU's Information Assurance Center, certified as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Education (CAE/IAE) and a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance - Research (CAE-R) by the National Security Agency & the Department of Homeland Security, we bring broad capabilities for developing and ensuring trustworthy information systems.



CEMHS About IconCEMHS focuses on solution-centric offerings that are practical, affordable and meet the exact needs of government and/or industry.

Degree Programs


Emergency Management and Homeland Security are growing professions and are projected to continue growing at a rate of 20 percent or more per year, according to O*NET Online (U.S. Department of Labor), which rates emergency management specialists, as an example, as being  a “bright outlook occupation” in the labor market.

Research & Solution Delivery

research and solution delivery

Comprehensive, timely and cost-effective solutions for emergency management and homeland security.