B.S. in Engineering Technology: Fire Safety

Program Overview

The Fire & Safety Engineering Technology program at UNC Charlotte leads to a Bachelor of Science degree in Fire Safety Engineering Technology. The program has an emphasis on both technical and non-technical aspects in the fields of fire and safety. The program is directed toward those seeking positions within the fire service as well as those preparing for work in fire protection related occupations. The curriculum is designed to prepare students for increasingly responsible roles in leadership and management. In addition, the program provides comprehensive classes dealing with fire behavior, active and passive protection systems as well as the foundational principles of research investigation.

The Bachelor of Science in Fire and Safety Engineering Technology is designed to meet the needs of individuals who currently hold the Associates of Applied Science (AAS) in Fire Protection/Fire Science or similar degree.


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