A certificate is an educational program of study in a specific discipline created for those interested in expanding skills and knowledge for personal and/or professional development. Certificates are credit-based and taught by qualified faculty members, and they align with existing curricula and are offered at the undergraduate and graduate level. Certificates require a minimum of 12 semester hours and are recorded on the student’s transcript.
Undergraduate Certificate in Fire Science
Students pursuing the undergraduate certificate in fire science analyze the administrative and operational aspects of the fire service. Upon completion of the certificate, students will be able to evaluate industry-standard, administrative techniques in fire service settings and analyze effective fire prevention methods utilized in fire science organizations and the community.
Note: Certificate programs are not eligible for Federal Student Aid or VA funding.