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Bachelor of Science in Fire Science

Program Details

From arson to the spilling of hazardous materials, a disaster can strike at any moment. The online Bachelor of Science in Fire Science completer program from Anna Maria College provides firefighters the vital knowledge to obtain a leadership position in fire service and related fields.

It is crucial to obtain advanced study and training in order to efficiently and effectively provide protection and deal with emergencies, and Anna Maria College's online fire science degree program allows you to complete your studies whenever and wherever it is most convenient for you. With a fire science bachelor's degree, you'll gain a strong foundation in the technical aspects of dealing with firefighting, fire dynamics and hazardous materials while developing professional and managerial skills. You will also increase your understanding of legal issues, ethics, service and the psychological effects of emergencies—all of which can equip you with the skills and knowledge needed to propel your career to the next level.

Requirements

This is a bachelor completion program. A total of 120 credits is required, including transfer credit. 

  • Associate's degree or have 60 transferable credits from a regionally accredited institution
  • Must have a ProBoard/IFSAC-certified Fire Fighter I/II certification
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better

Accreditation & Licensing

New England Commission of Higher Education