Fire up your career with a Bachelor of Science in Fire Science Administration from Waldorf College. This program presents a balanced curriculum and contains courses identified by the National Fire Academy, U.S. Fire Administration and the National Fire Protection Association for use in academic settings. Special emphasis is placed on:
management and leadership techniques;
organizational and professional communications;
and other programmatic solutions to fire science operational problems.
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook, a 7 percent growth is expected in fire fighting occupations through 2022 with many cities moving away from volunteer fire services.
Estimated time of completion of this program is 4 years for full-time students.