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Graduate Certificate in Fire Protection Engineering

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Fire Protection Engineering program from Worcester Polytechnic Institute is designed to put students at the forefront of fire protection innovation and research through courses in areas such as:

  • Industrial Applications
  • Hazard & Risk Assessment
  • Facility & Building Design
  • Advanced Protection Systems
  • Fire Protection Management


  • Bachelor of Science degree in engineering, engineering technology, or the physical sciences
  • Official transcripts from all colleges or universities attended
  • Completion of course prerequisites in heat transfer, fluid mechanics, thermodynamics, and calculus through differential equations
  • Statement of purpose

Accreditation & Licensing

New England Commission of Higher Education