Method of Delivery
Instructional Program (CIP)
The Fire Science program is designed to provide both pre-service and in-service students with sound technical and academic experiences, enabling them to assume positions of responsibility as members of fire departments or as technical and supervisory employees of industrial firms and insurance companies. The program focuses on developing skills in comprehensive approaches to fire protection that utilize cost-effective proactive, reactive and management methods. The ultimate goal is to help the student develop the appropriate skills and knowledge for professional fire protection. In addition to the Associate of Applied Science degree, a one-year, 30-credit certificate option is available.
Program Length (Weeks)
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Southern Maine Community College
WIOA Approved Program
2 Fort road, SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine
Name of Credential
Associate of Applied Science
Type of financial aid offered or have access to
PELL, scholorships, loans
Official withdrawal from a course which produces a net reduction in student’s semester credit hours and which is:
Within 6 business days of the semester’s first day of classes - 100% of each dropped class
Between 7 and 10 business days of the semester’s first day of classes (not available during summer term) - 50% of each dropped class
Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?
$1,874.00 Out of State but he is New England Regional
Total In-State Program Cost
Total Out-of-State Program Cost