Southern Arkansas University Tech offers an Associate of Applied Science degree in Fire and Emergency Response. This 100% online program is intended for fire-fighters and emergency responders. It is approximately a 2-year program, incorporating general electives and specialized coursework such as:
- Fire prevention
- Arson investigation
- Hazardous materials
- Building construction
This program has been developed in coordination with the Arkansas Fire Training Academy (AFTA) and the Arkansas Course Transfer System (ACTS) for ongoing education purposes. Check with your individual state regarding educational requirements in this area of study. Certifications or licensing affiliated with this program may not have applicability out-of-state.
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School Accreditation & Licensing
Southern Arkansas University Tech is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationHigh School or Equivalent
Admission TestsACCUPLACER, ACT/SAT, COMPASS, Placement Test
Official High School Transcript/GED Score
- Applicants must submit either ACT, SAT, Compass, Asset, Accuplacer or an approved placement score.