The Fire Services Administration Degree prepares firefighters for their advancement
into supervision roles. The courses in this degree integrates case studies, skills,
techniques, and theories relevant to fire administration in the public sector. This
program is to provide advanced knowledge for future leadership in the Fire Service.
The Fire Service Degree at Weatherford College is an online program and free to all qualified firefighter in the State of Texas and can award up to 20 college credit hours for their Basic Firefighter Certification.
All students will be required to have access to a Desktop or Laptop computer with video camera. The web camera is used for the Proctored Midterm and Final Exams. The proctored exams can not be taken on a tablet and must be taken on Laptop or desktop computer with chrome application.
The Fire Administration Degree is a great tool to help advance fire operation officers into an administration officer position. The disciplined studies of an online program creates better learning environment for advancement. Many of the graduates from this program attribute their increased fire service knowledge and study formatting to their advancement in the fire service.
Another program of interest in Public Safety Professions would be the Paramedic"Emergency Medical Services Degree".
- David B. Anderson
- Steve Malley, PSP Department Chair
- Anita Garcia, Administrative Secretary
Fire Degree Coordinator