Move off the front lines and scale the ladder in your career with Point Park University’s online public administration bachelor’s degree with a fire service administration concentration. The fully online Bachelor of Science in Public Administration — Fire Service Administration degree offers fire service professionals the skills and tools needed to move beyond entry-level positions and become leaders in fire service, in a flexible online format designed to meet the needs of busy professionals. When you earn your online public administration degree at Point Park, you’ll receive a quality education designed to help you succeed.
At Point Park University, theory meets reality in a curriculum designed by fire service professionals for fire service professionals. Professors for our online public administration degree program have years of real-world experience that they bring to the classroom so you can increase your knowledge of fire service techniques and understand modern public administration. Courses in the online public administration bachelor’s degree program focus on relevant topics including fire research, risk reduction and prevention management. Our partnership with the National Fire Academy also allows students to pursue unique opportunities in certification.
Transform Your Experience into College Credit
Point Park University is proud to introduce a new Prior Learning Assessment and Advanced Standing/Experiential Learning Credit opportunities. Students can transfer credits from qualifying experiences including other college institutions, College Level Examination Program (CLEP), DANTES Subject Standardized Tests (DSST exams) or UEXCEL exams, Advanced Placement (AP) credit and experiential learning assessment portfolio submissions. Experiential learning credits are not considered current coursework for financial aid and they do not fulfill any of the minimum 30 credits that must be completed at Point Park University to graduate. In addition, experiential learning credits through portfolio submissions are capped at 18 credits.
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Next Start Date: January 9, 2022
|Program Length: ||2-4 years |
|Credit Hours: ||120 |
|Course Length: ||8 Weeks |
|Cost Per Credit: ||$520 |
|Transfer Credits Accepted: ||Up to 90 |
Est. Program Length: 2-4 Years
Transfer Credits Accepted: Up to 90