The A.A.S. Degree in Fire Science is an online associate degree program that transfers into a Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences (B.A.A.S.) degree program at ENMU. It is designed for individuals who are currently employed by fire service organizations.
Modern fire service requires personnel with comprehensive knowledge of all phases of fire protection. The Fire Science program provides instruction in general and specific areas of fire prevention, investigation, technology, and firefighting tactics. Additional courses are offered in fire service administration and fire service management.
Three areas of emphasis are available in the program:
- Structural Firefighting
- Wildland Firefighting
- Emergency Medical Services