Fire Science Technology

Associate in Science


Fire growth, fire spread and fire suppression

The Associate in Science (A.S.) in Fire Science Technology offers students a sequence of courses designed to provide relevant technical knowledge needed to prepare for entry or advancement in the fire-service or in a related fire-protection field. Students have the option of earning the Fire Officer Supervisor (T.C.) while completing the degree.

Contact the Program Manager for more information about the Fire Science Cadet Academy (fall enrollment only).

Some of the topics covered include:

  • Fire prevention
  • Fire behavior and combustion
  • Private fire protection systems
  • Principles of emergency services
  • Legal issues in fire service
  • Fire chemistry
  • Hydraulics
  • Fire department administration

Industry Associations

This academic program prepares you for the following careers.

If the program has documents they will appear here.

Fact Sheet


Program Information

Program Code:  2911

Financial Information

Tuition and Fees: Approximately $6,293*
 Financial aid is available, if qualified.

Contact Information

Phone: (904) 646-2300

*Tuition reflects Florida resident rates and are subject to change. Certain classes that require labs may have additional fees for lab supplies. Additional fees are published in the class schedule