Major Code
610A

This degree is designed for individuals seeking a career in fire science. All fire courses at Waubonsee are approved by the Office of the Illinois State Fire Marshall.

General Education Requirements

15

COM100 Fund of Speech Communication

3

or

COM121 Communication in the Workplace

3

ENG152 Business Communication

3

or

ENG101 First-Year Composition I

3

ENG153 Technical Writing

3

or

ENG102 First-Year Composition II

3

Mathematics Elective

3

Social and Behavioral Sciences Elective
(PSY100 recommended)

3

Major Program Requirements

27

m FSC105 Basic Operations Firefighter Module A

4

m FSC115 Basic Operations Firefighter Module B

4

m FSC118 Basic Operations Firefighter Module C

4.5

m FSC120 Hazardous Materials Operations

3

m FSC125 Advanced Technician Firefighter

4

m FSC140 Fire Apparatus Engineer

4

m FSC150 Vehicle and Machinery Operations

3

m FSC215 Vehicle Operations

.5

Electives

18

EMT120 Emergency Medical Tech - Basic

9

or

FSC160 Tactics and Strategy I

3

or

FSC170 Fire Science Instructor I

3

or

FSC220 Fire Inspection and Prevention

3

or

FSC231 Fire Science Administration I

3

or

FSC232 Fire Science Administration II

3

or

FSC233 Fire Science Administratn III

3

or

FSC234 Fire Science Administration IV

3

or

FSC260 Tactics and Strategy II

3

or

FSC270 Fire Science Instructor II

3

or

ITS297 Internship

1

or

ITS298 Internship

2

or

ITS299 Internship

3

Program Total

60