The Associate of Applied Science degree in Fire Science is designed to give students the essential education and hands-on training needed for a career in firefighting. Students will receive training in the basic concepts of firefighting and will participate in actual hands-on evolution that will give them real experience in the firefighting career field. In addition, courses are offered in Emergency Medical Services.
The Associate of Applied Science in Fire Science is open to all students regardless of fire service employment. Due to the requirements of the classes, instructor approval is required to enroll in fire science courses.