Associate in Science

Fire Science Technology, A.S.


In this Fire Science technology degree, learn how to approach fire safety from a scientific standpoint in order to better prevent, control and manage emergency situations. This comprehensive program provides firefighters, fire officers and fire protection professionals a scientific understanding of tactical fire suppression techniques, fire-service leadership and fire prevention practices. General education courses are included to prepare the graduate to communicate and work effectively with all levels of society.

This program’s curriculum includes courses that meet state requirements to prepare you for certifications such as:

  • Fire Officer I
  • Fire Officer II
  • Fire Instructor I
  • Fire Instructor II
  • Fire safety Inspector I

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$112.92 per credit hour*