Master of Science in Fire Protection Engineering
Worcester Polytechnic Institute

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 ensure fire safety. 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


  • Bachelor of science in engineering, engineering technology, or the physical sciences or related degree
  • Official transcripts from all colleges or universities attended
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Statement of purpose

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education