Prepares students interested in a career in the fire protection field, either as a professional firefighter or as a fire protection technician in industry. Courses aid the professional firefighter in achieving promotion and advancement within the profession. Volunteer firefighters will find the courses beneficial in upgrading their service to the community.
Certified firefighters may be awarded an equivalent of 16 semester hours credit for completion of an approved Texas Commission on Fire Protection Academy (Firefighter Certification courses).
General Education Requirements (15 Semester Hours)