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Fire Science Schools in Alaska

There are two schools in the state of Alaska offering fire science programs. In 2010, 30 students graduated with degrees from Alaska fire science schools. 30 of all these students graduated with associates degrees and these students graduated with certificates.

Overview

On average, 33 students graduate from fire science programs in this state every year. 30 students graduated with an associate's level degree in fire science.

Two fire science schools are located in this state. And out of these, two schools are public.

Average tuition for programs in fire science is the cost.

Alaska schools offer certificates and associates degrees for students pursing fire science.

Fire Science Program Completions in Alaska 2006 - 2010

On average, 33 students graduate from fire science programs in this state every year. 30 students graduated with an associate's level degree in fire science.

Fire Science Program Completions in Alaska 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 0
  • Certificate 2009: 0
  • Certificate 2010: 0
  • Associate 2006: 26
  • Associate 2007: 32
  • Associate 2008: 36
  • Associate 2009: 30
  • Associate 2010: 30

Fire Science Program Availability in Alaska

Alaska schools offer a total of five programs in fire science. Of these programs, about 80% are programs at the associate's level. The remaining programs are certificates.

Fire Science Program Availability in Alaska

  • Certificate: 1
  • Associate: 4

Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors — Salary by Percentile

Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 50300
  • 25th Percentile: 57650
  • Median: 69420
  • 75th Percentile: 84230
  • 90th Percentile: 103280

Municipal Firefighters — Salary by Percentile

Municipal Firefighters — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 32630
  • 25th Percentile: 41650
  • Median: 49170
  • 75th Percentile: 55960
  • 90th Percentile: 62760

Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 63950
  • 25th Percentile: 77470
  • Median: 102650
  • 75th Percentile: 126260
  • 90th Percentile: 139800

Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors — Employment Trend

Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 63060
  • Median Salary 2007: 64840
  • Median Salary 2008: 65400
  • Median Salary 2009: 68140
  • Median Salary 2010: 69420
  • Total Employed 2006: 190
  • Total Employed 2007: 160
  • Total Employed 2008: 150
  • Total Employed 2009: 170
  • Total Employed 2010: 180

Municipal Firefighters — Employment Trend

Municipal Firefighters — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 29460
  • Median Salary 2007: 38210
  • Median Salary 2008: 46960
  • Median Salary 2009: 49420
  • Median Salary 2010: 49170
  • Total Employed 2006: 2430
  • Total Employed 2007: 1690
  • Total Employed 2008: 950
  • Total Employed 2009: 1060
  • Total Employed 2010: 860

Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers — Employment Trend

Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 81130
  • Median Salary 2007: 84570
  • Median Salary 2008: 91550
  • Median Salary 2009: 85230
  • Median Salary 2010: 102650
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 90
  • Total Employed 2008: 110
  • Total Employed 2009: 160
  • Total Employed 2010: 150

Alaska vs National Fire Science Employment

Alaska vs National Fire Science Employment

  • Employed in Alaska: 0.298% (1190)

Fire Science Schools in Alaska

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1. The University of Alaska Fairbanks

505 South Chandalar Drive
Fairbanks, AK 99775-7500
(907) 474-7211

The University of Alaska Fairbanks is in the suburbs of Fairbanks, Alaska. UAF offers two programs in fire science. Specifically, students are offered one certificate in fire science by this university and one associate's level fire science degree. This university is the only research university in Alaska. It is the fourth largest institution in the state of Alaska offering fire science.

2. The University of Alaska Anchorage

3211 Providence Drive
Anchorage, AK 99508
(907) 786-1800

The University of Alaska Anchorage offers three fire science programs. This school offers students three associate's level fire science degrees. It is near the center of the city. It is a public 4-year institution. It is the largest institution in the state of Alaska offering fire science.