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Fire Science Management

American Public University

B.Sc. Online
2 months
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285 USD/credit
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About

The Fire Science Management BSc at the American Public University provides the principles, theory, and practices associated with leading-edge fire science and management issues associated with tactical fire operations, fire safety, firefighting leadership, and community fire issues, among others.  

Overview

Course Details

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

Accreditation

  • This program is accredited by the International Fire Service Accreditation Congress.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • 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

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 2 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details

Courses Start Monthly

Language

English
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    285 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 285 USD per credit and a duration of 2 months.
  • National

    285 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 285 USD per credit and a duration of 2 months.

$250 with military grant

Funding

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