Fire Protection Technology Certificate

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The certificate in Fire Protection Technology provides recognition of the accomplishment of selected courses within the Fire Protection Technology program. These courses should be of particular value to those who are serving or who aspire to serve as officers in fire departments and similar organizations as these courses are comparable with the requirements of NFPA 1021, the National Standard for Fire Officer Professional Qualifications, for Fire Officer Level I and Level II.

Courses requiring a grade of “C” or better: FIP

Gainful Employment

First Semester

ENG 111
3 Credit Hour(s)
FIP 132
3 Credit Hour(s)
FIP 240
3 Credit Hour(s)

Second Semester

FIP 152
3 Credit Hour(s)
FIP 220
3 Credit Hour(s)
FIP 276
3 Credit Hour(s)

Curriculum is based on the 2017-18 catalog.


The Fire Protection Technology Certificate is offered in a 100% online format.  Distance learning allows the degree to be completed around the student's personal schedule without the need to travel to a physical location. 

  • 18 Total Credit Hours Required