Fire Science Technology
Working in the fire service is an exciting, challenging career with virtually unlimited opportunities for advancement. An Associate of Science Degree in Fire Science Technology is designed for the current firefighter who wishes to advance in the fire service.
An AS Degree in Fire Science Technology allows the student to study many aspects of the fire service profession such as: Fire prevention, fire investigation, tactics & strategies, company officer and leadership as well as apparatus & equipment. Other fields of study that may be used for electives in the program are: Hazardous materials and emergency management. For more information please visit Fire Science Technology for a complete course outline.
Courses from this program may transfer into Palm Beach State's Bachelor of Applied Science program in Supervision and Management. For more information on our Bachelor program please visit www.palmbeachstate.edu/programs/Bachelor
Kerry Weiss, Fire Academy Interim Director
Barbara Cipriano, Fire Science AS