Fire & Safety Degree Programs
Eastern Kentucky University offers four distinct degree programs in the areas of fire and safety. All of these programs provide you with a broad-based understanding of fire science while allowing you to pick the area of specialization that fits your interests and career goals.
Most of the bachelor’s degrees are available on EKU’s campus or completely online.
On-Campus Fire & Safety Bachelor’s Degree Programs
- Fire, Arson and Explosion Investigation
- Fire Protection Administration
- Fire Protection & Safety Engineering Technology
- Occupational Safety
Online Fire & Safety Bachelor’s Degree Programs
- Fire Protection Administration Online
- Fire Protection & Safety Engineering Technology Online
- Occupational Safety Online
Academic Common Market
Eastern Kentucky University participates in the Academic Common Market. Students may be eligible for in-state tuition fees if they are a resident of a state that participates in this program. For additional information contact your school counselor, EKU Admissions Office, or send an E-Mail to the Fire and Safety Program Coordinator, Greg.Gorbett@eku.edu.
Program Requirements and Prerequisites
A grade of "C" or higher must be earned in each FSE course for credit toward an associate or baccalaureate degree in the Fire and Safety degree programs. Students are urged to review carefully all course and program prerequisites before scheduling courses. Failure to do so may result in mandatory withdrawal from the course.