Center for Rebuilding Sustainable Communities after Disasters

Reconstruction with Vulnerable Populations after the Cameras Have Gone

Maps & Directions

In the past, the focus of attention was on disaster preparedness. However, we require equal focus on post-disaster, sustainable reconstruction.

This center is the only institution of its kind dedicated to raising awareness and possessing the expertise necessary for long-term sustainable rebuilding after disasters.

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Global Post-Disaster Studies Graduate Certificate Program
Ranked #6 nationally in “The 26 Best Homeland Security Colleges Online”  
Admissions deadlines: 
November 1 for spring admission (October 1 for international students); June 1 for fall admission

Academic Programs

Our certificate programs are uniquely designed to prepare professionals to see beyond immediate post-disaster conditions.

Giving to UMass Boston

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