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Fire Science

Purdue University Global

B.Sc. Online
48 months
Duration
371 USD/credit
371 USD/credit
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About

Fire Science from Purdue University Global offers fire service professionals or those interested in the fire science field an opportunity to enhance their skills, develop a broad spectrum of knowledge, and advance in the field.

Overview

Fire Science from Purdue University Global focuses on providing in-depth knowledge of interagency coordination, fire incident command, arson investigation, and life safety education. Focus on firefighter safety, building codes, fire prevention, code inspection, and firefighting strategy and tactics.

Careers

  • Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors
  • Forest Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors
  • Municipal Firefighters
  • Fire Inspectors
  • Fire Investigators

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Principles of Firefighter Safety and Survival
  • Community Risk Reduction for Fire and EMS
  • Fire Prevention Organization and Management
  • Research Analysis for Fire Emergency Services
  • Discovering Science - Current Issues in a Changing World
  • Engagement - Civic- and Citizen-Driven Public Policy

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We offer multiple start dates except this ones to give you flexibility in your education, life, and work schedules. 

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
71
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

Online
  • Semi-structured
  • No Attendance
  • Continuous support with feedback on request
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions), Online group works/assignments

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
71
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts
  • Possess a General Education Development (GED) certificate or state-specific equivalency diploma
  • Possess a Home Study certificate or transcript from a Home Study program that is equivalent to high school level and recognized by your home state, and be beyond the age of compulsory attendance in that state
  • Are a high school senior eligible to apply and submit proof of high school graduation
  • Proof of sufficient funds
  • Submit applicable fees
  • Visa requirements
  • Proof of secondary completion
  • Minimum score on an external exam (TOEFL, IELTS).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    371 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 371 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    371 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 371 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

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