Fire Science Technology, AS

Program Details

The Associate in Science degree in Fire Science Technology is designed to provide advanced educational opportunities for fire service personnel. Students gain both knowledge and experience useful to career advancement in the challenging field of fire service.

The program is designed both for students who have completed Florida firefighting minimum standards training, and those interested in expanding career opportunities in the field of fire science. Fire Science Technology courses are designed to fit into the work schedule of employed fire service personnel.

This program articulates into the Edison State College Bachelor of Applied Science in Public Safety Administration. Students intending to transfer to a bachelor's degree program are strongly encouraged to consult with the transferring institution regarding the choice of elective credit. For additional information on bachelor degree partnerships with Edison State College, contact (239) 489-9132.

Program Prerequisites:

Florida Firefighting Minimum Standards training is strongly recommended, but not required at this time.

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Program Contacts E-mail Phone
Linda Welch,
Instructional Assistant


Carol Mincheff,
Staff Assistant

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