Alan Ziff, Department Chair
The Fire Science Technology program prepares students for entry-level positions in the fire service industry.
Degree Program Description
The Fire Science Technology is an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree designed to meet the needs of fire protection and safety personnel. The program will prepare you for a career in fire science or a related field. Courses are offered through traditional classroom instruction, independent study and hands-on training in conjunction with local fire departments.
Successful completion of any CCR course or qualifying placement score or exemption.
The Fire Science Technology AAS degree requires a minimum of 69 credits for completion. Fifteen credits are in general education, 15 credits are in technical electives and 40 credits are in required technical courses.
A grade of “C” or higher is required in each course.