Bachelor of Science in Fire Science Management
In the world of fire and emergency operations, conditions change quickly as does the knowledge needed to lead the response. The University is proud to offer its innovative Bachelor of Science in Fire Science, which is specifically designed for fire service, public safety, and emergency management professionals seeking advanced education and leadership development in the discipline. Students learn principles, theory, and best practices associated with leading-edge fire science and management. This includes tactical fire operations, fire safety, firefighting leadership and management, and community fire issues. American Public University classes are conducted entirely online.
This allows working professionals the flexibility to complete a career-relevant degree while maintaining their existing careers and changing schedules. The online B.S. in Fire Science meets the academic requirements of the United States Fire Administration's Executive Fire Officer Program. Additionally, our professors are industry experts who combine relevant theory with real-world experience. Many are frontline leaders in firefighting, fire service management, urban search and rescue, emergency medical services, hazardous materials operations, incident command, emergency and disaster management, and hazard identification and risk reduction.
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