Fire Science

The Fire Science program leads to an Associate in Science Degree and prepares students for careers in the Fire Services and for the fire service or fire protection related professional to enhance technical competencies, and prepare them for career advancement. While providing a scientific understanding of fire hazards and their control, this degree will place emphasis on effective operating procedures at fires and other emergencies. As a requirement, you must pass the Physical Agility Test. Graduates of the program typically find employment as firefighters, investigators, fire protection and detection specialists, fire engineers, and safety inspectors.