Distance Learning

Application Process

Disaster Management (Certificate)

In addition to the application and official transcripts (sent from all schools attended) the following items will be needed to complete an application. Please ignore the address and requirements on the .pdf.  Simply fill out and fax (504-988-7352) or mail to the address below.

  • A CV or resume documenting relevant work experience
  • Two letters of recommendation from and employer or higher education

All certificate and non-degree seeking applications will be handled directly through the distance learning offices.All materials should be directed to or sent to:

Program Manager, Admissions 
1440 Canal Street, Suite 800 (TW-43) 
New Orleans, LA 70112

Financial Aid

Students admitted to a Certificate or NDSS (Non-degree seeking students) are not eligible for financial aid.

Rolling Admissions

We operate on a policy of rolling admissions, however, for adequate financial aid and distance learning set-up support, applications for admission completed by the following dates will be given priority:

  • August 26 for Fall enrollment
  • November 15 for Spring enrollment

For questions on applications and application deadlines, please contact:

Erica B. Geary
Direct:  504-988-3786504-988-3786 or 1-800-862-21221-800-862-2122

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CAEPH, 1440 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70112, 504-988-1774