The online Certificate in Fire Science program provides the knowledge and skills necessary for beginning careers in fire service, for job advancement within the profession, or for transfer to four-year institutions for additional training in fire science management. The curriculum includes courses in strategy and tactics, rescue practices, hazardous materials, wildland fire fighting, fire investigation, fire prevention, apparatus and procedures, and basic emergency care. You will have a broad base of fire service knowledge and valuable experience to obtain certifications.
- Official transcripts from high school or equivalency and all colleges attended
- ACT/SAT or other placement test scores less than 1 year old (transfer students may not need placement scores, depending on transfer coursework)
School Accreditation Statement
Higher Learning Commission