Master of Public Administration / Fire & Emergency Services
Anna Maria College

Program Details

The Master of Public Administration with a concentration in Fire and Emergency Services prepares students for executive positions within these fields. The program combines executive leadership skills with specialized topics in fire safety and EMS administration. Graduates will have the comprehensive skills and knowledge necessary to manage the complex challenges facing public safety professionals.

This online fire science degree explores current and emerging trends in fire service delivery. Students also learn about concepts in leadership, labor management, and customer service in the public sector. An online master’s degree in Public Administration helps professionals stand out among the crowd when applying for positions such as fire chief, captain, lieutenant, battalion commander, and more.

Core courses examine topics related to:

  • Organizational theories and the public sector
  • Strategic management of human capital
  • Executive leadership
  • Management policies in government finance

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Anna Maria College is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.7 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Official College Transcript(s)

Restricted States

Alabama, Arkansas, Iowa, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Wisconsin, Wyoming