Explore the Fire Science Program at NC

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PROGRAM CONTACT INFORMATION

Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Office of Executive Dean
Corsicana Campus | 903.875.7573

 

Program Coordinator
Waxahachie Campus | 972.923.6447

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Fire Science Protection Technology at NC


The Fire Science Protection Technology Program offers Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degrees and certificates for individuals interested in the field of fire service who want to further enhance their career through expanded experience and/or education:

 

  • Fire Officer
  • Fire Science Protection Technology

 

All the Fire Science courses are offered online and most of the academic courses as part of the A.A.S. degree are also offered online. The Fire Science Protection Technology degree incorporates the Fire Academy courses which is typically completed prior to the online courses. Basic academic subjects may be taken at any Navarro College campus.

 

 

Call (972) 923-6447 for program specifics pertaining to the Fire Academy and Fire Service Continuing Education courses. The Fire/EMS office is located on the Waxahachie Campus.

Careers in Fire Science


  • Firefighter
  • Fire Inspector
  • Fire Investigator
  • Fire Chief

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Gainful Employment


The U.S. Department of Education requires institutions with Gainful Employment programs to report certain information about students enrolled in Title IV federal aid eligible educational programs that lead to a recognized occupation. You will find links to Gainful Employment figures on each of the programs below.

 

Fire Officer Certificate

Fire Science Protection Science Certificate

Degree Plans Offered


Fire Science Protection (AAS)60 credit hours
Fire Officer (AAS)60 credit hours
Fire Officer Certificate30 credit hours
OFFERED ON CAMPUS: Waxahachie
PATHWAY: Public Service

Course Catalog


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View Course Descriptions found in the College Catalog

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NEXT TERM ENROLLMENT: WINTER MINI / SPRING 2020
November 4 - December 11Winter Mini Registration
December 11Mini Registration ends & Payment due at 5 p.m.
December 16Winter Mini Classes start
November 4, 2019 - January 7, 2020Spring Registration
January 7Spring Registration ends & Payment due at 5 p.m.
January 13 (1st 8-Week & 16-Week terms) 2020Classes start
January 13 - January 27Spring 2nd 8-Week Registration
January 27 Spring 2nd 8-Week Registration ends & Payment due at 5 p.m.
January 28 - March 4Spring 2nd 8-Week Registration
March 4Spring 2nd 8-Week Registration ends & Payment due at 5 p.m.

DEGREE & TRANSFER OPTIONS

Complete your degree and begin your career
or transfer to a 4-year college to continue your studies.

 

Have transfer credits from another college or university? Send your official transcript(s) to the Office of Admissions & Records at 3200 W. 7th Avenue, Corsicana, TX 75110

ACCREDITATION

Navarro College is accredited by the Southern Association of College and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees; approved by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board; and is a member of the Texas Association of Community Colleges and the American Association of Community Colleges.

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

PROGRAM CONTACT INFORMATION

Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Office of Executive Dean
Corsicana Campus | 903.875.7573

 

Program Coordinator
Waxahachie Campus | 972.923.6447

Learn more about Financial Aid and Scholarships