|NVCC 2001-2002 Catalog|
|FIRE SCIENCE ADMINISTRATION|
|Associate in Applied Science Degree AN|
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Purpose: The overall goal of the program is to prepare individuals for entry or advancement in the fire service or a related field by providing them with knowledge of the fire protection profession and giving them the general education necessary to function and advance in one of these professions.
Transfer Information: NVCC has a formal articulation agreement for transfer to Eastern Kentucky University.
Total credits for the A.A.S. Degree in Fire Science Administration = 68.
To graduate from a degree program, students entering NVCC Fall 1999 or later must demonstrate computer competency skills as described in the Degree Requirements section of the Instructional Programs of this catalog.
1 Students may substitute a higher level math. Consult a faculty advisor to make the appropriate selection.
2 The social science elective may be selected from the following: economics, geography, history, political science, psychology, or sociology (includes anthropology). Fire science students are encouraged to choose from psychology or sociology.
3 ENG 115 or ENG 116 may be substituted for ENG 112.
4 The PED requirement may be met by one of the following options: PED 116, 2 cr.; PED 116, 1 cr. plus a PED activities course, 1 cr.; or PED 116, 1 cr. plus RPK 205, 208, 216, or 225. PED 116 is offered as both a 1-credit and a 2-credit course.
5 The Natural Science elective may be selected from CHM 101, CHM 111, PHY 101, PHY 102, or PHY 201.
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