Fire Science Technology A.A.S.

60 semester credit hours; Curriculum: 0180

Note: Refer to IAI General Education Courses page for guidelines on General Education course selection.

General Education Requirements
Area A - Communications
EGL 101Composition I3
Select one of the following:3
Composition II
Introduction To Business And Technical Writing (recommended)
Technical Writing Applications
Effective Speech
Area B - Mathematics
Select one course from Area B (Mathematics) or Area C (Science)0-3
Applied Mathematics I (recommended)
Area C - Science
Select one course from Area B (Mathematics) or Area C (Science)0-3
Area D - Social and Behavioral Sciences
Select one course from a social or behavioral science discipline3
Area E - Humanities/Fine Arts
Select one course from a humanities or fine arts discipline3
Area F - Global Studies 1
Select one course that satisfies Global Studies requirement0-3
Area G - U.S. Diversity Studies 2
Select one course that satisfies U.S Diversity Studies requirement0-3
Select additional credits from Areas B, C, D, E, F or G if needed to meet 18-credit-hour minimum0-3
Total Hours18
Major Requirements
CHM 101Introductory Chemistry3-4
or FIR 130 Chemistry Of Hazardous Materials
FIR 101Introduction To Fire Science3
FIR 121Fire Fighting Tactics I 13
FIR 131Hazardous Materials - First Responder3
FIR 201Fire Prevention Principles I 13
FIR 205Building Construction3
FIR 209Fire Hydraulics3
FIR 211Fire Prevention Principles II3
FIR 217Fire Department Administration I 13
Select courses to complete the 60-credit-hour required total from any FIR course or FME 107 214-15
Total Hours42