Fire Science Program Coursework | NorthWest Arkansas Community College

Main Content Start

Fire Science Program Coursework

Follow NWACC's required coursework to earn a certificate of proficiency or an associates degree in Fire Science. 

Certificate of Proficiency

EMTA 1013 Emergency Medical Responder

FIRE 1063 Fire Service Special Operation
FIRE 1073 Firefighter Health and Safety
FIRE 1104 Fire Fighter I

Fire 1114 Fire Fighter II

Associate Degree

ENGL 1013 Composition I
EMTA 1013 Emergency Medical Responder
FIRE 1003 Intro to Fire Science

Choose ONE

MATH 1003 Survey of Technical Math *
Math 1103 *
MATH 1203 College Algebra Accelerated *
Math1203R *

* check with your advisor to ensure you are taking the right Math Course

EMTA 1004 Emergency Medical Technician I (First 8 weeks)
EMTA 2004 Emergency Medical Tech II (Second 8 weeks)
FIRE 1033
FIRE 2053

FIRE 1013 Fire Suppression Tactics
FIRE 1043 Fire Prevention and Inspection
FIRE 2023 Fire Department Administration
PEAC 1401 Lifetime Fitness
PEAC 1621 Fitness Concepts

Choose ONE

ENGL 1023 Composition II
ENGL 2013

CISQ 1103 Intro to Computer Information
FIRE 1063
FIRE 1073
FIRE 1104

Choose ONE

PSYC 2003 General Psychology
SOCI 2013 General Sociology

FIRE 1114 Firefighter II (First 6 weeks)