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Fire Science - AAS

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Associate's degree

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Fire Science/Fire-fighting. 430203

Description

The Fire Science Associate of Applied Science degree is intended for students who either plan to enter employment or who are currently working in fire services or related fields and want to upgrade their knowledge and skills. The degree provides pre-service and professional firefighters with the skills necessary for a fire service career. It prepares you to move toward a managerial or command position in the fire service.


Website link to the program:


https://www.eac.edu/Academics/Programs_of_Study/Paramedicine/

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

64

Hours

64

Entrance Requirements

None

School

Eastern Arizona College

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Curriculum Competency Based

Yes

Training Location(s)

Thatcher Campus

Local WIB

1 - ARIZONA@WORK Southeastern Arizona

Type of Attainment:

Associates Degree;

Name of Credential

Fire Science - AAS

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

EAC administers three types of financial aid: grants, employment, and scholarships.

Please contact EAC Financial Aid Dept at (928) 428-8287.

Refund Policy

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - Higher Learning Commission

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

Yes

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$1,900.00 *estimated between $1500-$2,400 for the length of the program, with $1,900 being the mid-range expense.

Graduation Fees

$10.00 *Applicable to any student participating in commencement ceremonies.

In-State/District Tuition

$5,400.00 *estimate based on 2020-21 rates

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$22,800.00 *estimate based on 2020-21 rates

Total In-State Program Cost

$7,310.00

Total Out-of-State Program Cost

$24,710.00

Demand Occupation(s)

33-2011.00Firefighters
$19.25 per hour

Provider Status

Approved

Address

615 N. Stadium Ave., Thatcher, Arizona 85552

Phone Number

(928) 428-8509

Last Updated

Sep 19, 2023

Created

Feb 16, 2012

Renewal

Nov 22, 2022

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