Learn fire behavior, suppression methods, protection, safety, and prevention with the Fire Science Management BSc at the American Public University.
This dynamic fire science management degree emphasizes emergency and disaster management and response. Through your online studies, you gain in-depth knowledge of fire science and management, tactical fire operations, fire safety, firefighting leadership, and community fire issues.
Industry professionals helped shaped the curriculum to assist other fire service, public safety, and emergency management professionals seeking advanced education and leadership development.
APU’s Bachelor’s degree in fire science management program is accredited by the International Fire Service Accreditation Congress. It meets the academic requirements of the U.S. Fire Administration's Executive Fire Officer Program.
What You Will Do
- Analyze the current and historical strategies, practices, and policies that guide the modern field of fire science
- Demonstrate the role of fire science personnel in leading, managing, and collaborating with colleagues, subordinates, constituents, and the community
- Apply theory and practical methods to issues in fire science
- Summarize the methods and resources needed to effectively manage fire services
- This program is accredited by the International Fire Service Accreditation Congress.
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- Emergency Planning
- Emergency and Disaster Incident Command
- Fire Behavior and Combustion
- Fire Prevention
- Fire Protection Systems
- Community Risk Reduction for the Fire and Emergency Services
- 2 months
Start dates & application deadlines
Courses Start Monthly
DisciplinesHuman Resource Management Emergency & Disaster Management View 61 other Masters in Human Resource Management in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- All APU undergraduate programs require a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent (i.e. GED).
- Please read all undergraduate admission requirements before applying to this program and be prepared to submit the required documentation.
- There is no fee to complete the APU admission application.
International285 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 285 USD per credit and a duration of 2 months.
National285 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 285 USD per credit and a duration of 2 months.
$250 with military grant
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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