Associate of Applied Science in Fire Science Technology
Southern Crescent Technical College

Program Details

This online Associate of Applied Science in Fire Science Technology involves coursework over five semesters.  If you are seeking to further your career in fire-fighting, or you have a goal to become an officer or leader within the fire service, then this degree from Southern Crescent Technical College is for you.  You will combine coursework in your subject area, along with general education classes.  You will reinforce your existing fire service knowledge while learning new theory and developing new occupational skills.  Classes in your study include:

  • Fire administration
  • Fire behavior and combustion
  • Hazardous materials operations
  • Hydraulics


  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Official transcripts
  • Be 16 years of age or older
  • ACCUPLACER, ASSET, COMPASS, SAT, or ACT scores within the last five years OR transfer of program level English and math from a regionally accredited post-secondary institution with a grade of C or better

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges