Fire Science Technology
Career Paths - Learn More, Earn More
Associate in Applied Science Degree*
(60 credit-hour program)
Job Outlook and Wage Information
- Municipal Firefighter
- Forest Firefighter
- Municipal Firefighter, Prevention Supervisor
*All Fire Science Courses are articulated with the Office of the Illinois State Fire Marshall. Students that have certifications recognized by the Office of Illinois State Fire Marshall should contact the Department Coordinator for possible proficiency credit for prior learning.
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For counseling about which path is right for you:
New students, contact the Center for New Students at 847.925.6208
Current students, contact Academic Advising at 847.925.6393