Bachelor of Science in Public Administration / Fire Science
Upper Iowa University

Program Details

Upper Iowa University offers the online BS in Public Administration with a concentration in Fire Science. This emphasis is designed to build on relevant prior learning in fire science by adding management and social science perspectives to prepare a student to understand public organizations and to utilize that knowledge to manage, plan and administer public policy in the area of fire science. This concentration is available to those individuals who have completed related college courses, training in fire science, and/or who have extensive work experience in fire science.


  • Diploma from a regionally accredited and/or state-recognized public or private high school, or successful completion of a GED equivalent
  • Minimum 2.0 GPA for any previous college course work

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission