Fire Science - Associate of Applied Science

Fire Science - Associate not available 2018-2019.

Branch Requirement
COLL 101College/Life Success3
General Course Requirements
ENGL 111GRhetoric and Composition4
ENGL 218GTechnical and Scientific Communication3
CHEM 110GPrinciples and Applications of Chemistry4
or CHEM 111G General Chemistry I
MATH 120Intermediate Algebra3
MGT 201Introduction to Management3
SOC 101GIntroductory Sociology3
or SOC 201G Contemporary Social Problems
Core Curriculum Requirements
FIRE 114Fire Behavior and Combustion3
FIRE 126Fire Prevention3
FIRE 128Apparatus and Equipment2
FIRE 200Special Topics2
FIRE 203Fire and Emergency Services Administration3
FIRE 210Building Construction for Fire Protection3
FIRE 223Fire Investigations I3
FIRE 224Strategy and Tactics3
Fire Science Electives
Select three from the following:9
Principles of Emergency Services3
Wildland Fire Control1-3
Fire Protection Systems3
Fire Service Instructor3
Emergency Response to Hazardous Material Incidents2
Select 9 credits from the following:9
Fundamentals of Information Literacy and Systems3
Computer Literacy3
Business Law3
Human Growth and Behavior3
Any C J course
Principles of Human Communication3
American National Government3
American Political Issues3
Introduction to Recent American History3
New Mexico History3
Medical Terminology
Introduction to Psychology3
Total Credits63

Additional classes may be needed based on placement test results and/or course prerequisites. Visit with an advisor for help with creating a customized plan.

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
COLL 101 College/Life Success 3
ENGL 111G Rhetoric and Composition 4
FIRE 114 Fire Behavior and Combustion 3
FIRE 126 Fire Prevention 3
FIRE 128 Apparatus and Equipment 2
MATH 120 Intermediate Algebra 3
ENGL 218G Technical and Scientific Communication 3
FIRE 200 Special Topics 2
FIRE 203 Fire and Emergency Services Administration 3
Fire Science Elective 6
Second Year
Principles and Applications of Chemistry
or General Chemistry I
FIRE 210 Building Construction for Fire Protection 3
FIRE 223 Fire Investigations I 3
FIRE 224 Strategy and Tactics 3
Elective 3
MGT 201 Introduction to Management 3
SOC 101G
Introductory Sociology
or Contemporary Social Problems
Fire Science Elective 3
Fire Science Elective 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
 Total Credits66