Master of Engineering in Fire Protection Engineering
University of Maryland-College Park

Program Details

Fire protection engineers are among the most sought-after professionals in the industry. The online ME in Fire Protection Engineering degree program from the University of Maryland-College Park is designed to prepare engineers for the challenges of this rapidly growing field. The curriculum explores:

  • Smoke Control
  • Fire Assessment Methods
  • Fire Suppression
  • Human Response to Fire
  • Forensic Fire Analysis
  • Industrial Fire Safety


  • A bachelor’s degree, GPA of 3.0 or better, in engineering or a related field from an accredited institution
  • Courses in structural mechanics, differential equations, fluid mechanics and heat transfer
  • Transcript(s)
  • Statement of purpose
  • Three letters of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education