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Master of Science in Fire Protection Engineering

Program Details

The online MS in Fire Protection Engineering degree program from Worcester Polytechnic Institute is designed to give fire protection engineers the knowledge, skills, and hands-on experience to help make the world a safer place. The curriculum allows students to explore advanced topics in fire protection and safety, and to customize a program around their professional expertise and career and lifestyle goals with courses covering subjects like: 

  • Fire Risk Assessment
  • Fire Dynamics
  • Building Fire Safety
  • Explosion Protection
  • People in Fires


  • Transcripts from all colleges or universities attended, and official proof of a completed Bachelor's degree before matriculating
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Statement of purpose

Accreditation & Licensing

New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education