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Fire Science

The fire service career field is expanding due to an emphasis on fire safety and fire prevention, which has created a need for trained, skilled, and knowledgeable firefighters. The Fire Science program leads to an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Fire Science that gives the student the educational background needed for employment in a fire service career. It may also help achieve a promotion after gaining employment.

Program information is available from the program director at (505) 224-4207, or from Academic Advisement and Career Development at (505) 224-4321.