May 19, 2024  
2024-2025 Academic Catalog 
    
2024-2025 Academic Catalog

Fire Science, A.A.S.

Location(s): Kansas City Kansas Community College


PROGRAM/CIP CODE: FRSC.AAS/43.0203

CREDITS REQUIRED: 62

DIVISION: Health Professions

CONTACT: FRSC@kckcc.edu

Mission

The Fire Science program at KCKCC provides a venturous and progressive modern educational experience in all aspects of fire protection and safety.

NOTE
Students must be 18 years of age and successfully complete the KCKCC Fire Academy courses to qualify to take the Kansas Hazardous Materials Awareness & Operations and Firefighter I & II certification tests.

Requirements for Admission to the Program

  • Accuplaceer score of 243 or above in reading comprehension.
  • Contact program coordinator for program-specific advising.

Total Hours for General Education Requirements Credit Hours: 15


**Math sequence is contingent upon previous high school mathematics background and transfer institution. Students should confer with an advisor to determine correct placement.

Program Requirements


Total Hours for an Associate in Applied Science in Fire Science Degree Credit Hours: 62


Course Sequence


Fire Science program sequence is subject to change without notice