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Fire Science Schools in Arizona

There are 15 Arizona schools offering fire science programs. 575 students graduated from programs at Arizona fire science schools in 2010. 328 of all these students graduated with certificates and 194 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

535 students graduate from programs in this state in fire science, on average, per year. This accounts for 4% of students who US schools graduate from fire science programs. Of those, 328 students graduated with certificates in fire science, 194 with an associate's level degree, and 53 with a degree at the master's level.

15 fire science schools are in this state. And of these, 15 schools are public.

Average tuition for fire science programs is the cost.

Arizona schools offer certificates, associates degrees, and masters degrees in fire science.

Fire Science Program Completions in Arizona 2006 - 2010

535 students graduate from programs in this state in fire science, on average, per year. This accounts for 4% of students who US schools graduate from fire science programs. Of those, 328 students graduated with certificates in fire science, 194 with an associate's level degree, and 53 with a degree at the master's level.

Fire Science Program Completions in Arizona 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 219
  • Certificate 2007: 213
  • Certificate 2008: 288
  • Certificate 2009: 268
  • Certificate 2010: 328
  • Associate 2006: 144
  • Associate 2007: 146
  • Associate 2008: 151
  • Associate 2009: 200
  • Associate 2010: 194
  • Master 2006: 7
  • Master 2007: 35
  • Master 2008: 56
  • Master 2009: 53
  • Master 2010: 53

Fire Science Program Availability in Arizona

Schools in Arizona offer a total of 34 fire science programs. Of these programs, about 50% are certificate level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level and the masters level.

Fire Science Program Availability in Arizona

  • Certificate: 17
  • Associate: 15
  • Master: 2

Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors — Salary by Percentile

Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 44890
  • 25th Percentile: 55700
  • Median: 76150
  • 75th Percentile: 88260
  • 90th Percentile: 95510

Municipal Firefighters — Salary by Percentile

Municipal Firefighters — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 22610
  • 25th Percentile: 31700
  • Median: 42630
  • 75th Percentile: 55180
  • 90th Percentile: 67740

Fire Investigators — Salary by Percentile

Fire Investigators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41280
  • 25th Percentile: 49970
  • Median: 58770
  • 75th Percentile: 70040
  • 90th Percentile: 80940

Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41690
  • 25th Percentile: 54910
  • Median: 73720
  • 75th Percentile: 91520
  • 90th Percentile: 107500

Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors — Employment Trend

Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 60230
  • Median Salary 2007: 67940
  • Median Salary 2008: 75650
  • Median Salary 2009: 77340
  • Median Salary 2010: 76150
  • Total Employed 2006: 1760
  • Total Employed 2007: 1595
  • Total Employed 2008: 1430
  • Total Employed 2009: 1870
  • Total Employed 2010: 2020

Municipal Firefighters — Employment Trend

Municipal Firefighters — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 36580
  • Median Salary 2007: 37090
  • Median Salary 2008: 38580
  • Median Salary 2009: 41160
  • Median Salary 2010: 42630
  • Total Employed 2006: 5440
  • Total Employed 2007: 6120
  • Total Employed 2008: 6500
  • Total Employed 2009: 7730
  • Total Employed 2010: 7690

Fire Investigators — Employment Trend

Fire Investigators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 56230
  • Median Salary 2007: 58680
  • Median Salary 2008: 60770
  • Median Salary 2009: 59050
  • Median Salary 2010: 58770
  • Total Employed 2006: 180
  • Total Employed 2007: 200
  • Total Employed 2008: 230
  • Total Employed 2009: 240
  • Total Employed 2010: 210

Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers — Employment Trend

Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 66270
  • Median Salary 2007: 72340
  • Median Salary 2008: 74940
  • Median Salary 2009: 74330
  • Median Salary 2010: 73720
  • Total Employed 2006: 630
  • Total Employed 2007: 630
  • Total Employed 2008: 610
  • Total Employed 2009: 290
  • Total Employed 2010: 330

Arizona vs National Fire Science Employment

Arizona vs National Fire Science Employment

  • Employed in Arizona: 2.568% (10250)

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1. Coconino County Community College

2800 S. Lone Tree Rd.
Flagstaff, AZ 86001-2701
(928) 527-1222

Coconino County Community College, which is very close to Flagstaff, Arizona, is located in a rural area. This college offers two programs in fire science. More specifically, students are offered one certificate in fire science by this college and one associate's level fire science degree. 4,394 students seek degrees in 37 Coconino County Community College programs, overall. In terms of programs, it is the sixth biggest institution in the state of Arizona offering fire science.

2. Yavapai College

1100 E Sheldon St
Prescott, AZ 86301
(928) 445-7300

Yavapai College, which is 0.8 miles from the center of the city, is in Prescott, AZ. It offers two fire science programs. More specifically, this college offers students one certificate in fire science and one associate's level degree in fire science. This medium-sized college is a public 2-year institution.

3. Rio Salado College

2323 W 14th St
Tempe, AZ 85281
(480) 517-8000

Rio Salado College offers two programs in fire science. Out of those, it offers students one fire science certificate and one degree at the associate's level in fire science. This community college, which is very close to Tempe, Arizona, is located in a rural area. This college is one of 17 community colleges in Arizona. This college is the third biggest institution in the state of Arizona offering fire science.

4. Pima Community College

401 North Bonita Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85709-5000
(520) 206-4500

Pima Community College, which is near the center of the city, is located in Tucson, AZ. It offers two programs in fire science. Of those, it offers students one certificate in fire science and one associate's level fire science degree. 36,823 students seek degrees in 112 programs at this college, overall. It is the largest institution in the state of Arizona offering fire science.

5. Eastern Arizona College

615 N. Stadium Ave.
Thatcher, AZ 85552-0769
(928) 428-8322

Eastern Arizona College offers two programs in fire science. More specifically, this college offers students one fire science certificate and one associate's level degree in fire science. It is in Thatcher, AZ. This college is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, this college is the seventh biggest institution in the state of Arizona offering fire science.

6. The East Valley Institute of Technology

1601 W Main St
Mesa, AZ 85201
(480) 461-4000

The East Valley Institute of Technology is a public institution, founded in 1991. This school, which is near the center of the city, is in Mesa, AZ. This school offers subjects including nursing assisting and allied health. This school offers students 31 certificates. In 2010, 240 students pursued degrees from the 31 programs at this technical college. The North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement, Board of Trustees accredits this technical college. It is one of 7 technical colleges in Arizona.

7. Mohave Community College

1971 Jagerson Ave
Kingman, AZ 86409-1238
(928) 757-4331

Mohave Community College is in Kingman, Arizona, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers two programs in fire science. Out of those, it offers one certificate in fire science to students and one fire science degree at the associate's level. Overall, 6,686 students seek degrees in 106 Mohave Community College programs.

8. Scottsdale Community College

9000 E Chaparral Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85256
(480) 423-6000

Scottsdale Community College offers two fire science programs. Specifically, students are offered one certificate in fire science by this college and one fire science degree at the associate's level. This college, which is very close to Scottsdale, Arizona, is located in a rural setting. Overall, 11,257 students seek degrees in 91 programs at this college. It is the eighth largest institution in the state of Arizona offering fire science.

9. Arizona Western College

2020 S. Avenue 8E
Yuma, AZ 85365-8834
(928) 317-6000

Arizona Western College is located near Yuma, AZ. It offers two programs in fire science. More specifically, this public school offers students one certificate in fire science and one degree at the associate's level in fire science. It is one of 27 public post-secondary institutions in Arizona. It is the fifth oldest institution in the state of Arizona offering programs in fire science.

10. Glendale Community College

6000 W Olive Ave
Glendale, AZ 85302
(623) 845-3000

Glendale Community College offers two programs in fire science. More specifically, students are offered one certificate in fire science by it and one associate's level degree in fire science. It is near the center of the city. This large college is one of 17 community colleges in Arizona. In terms of enrollment, it ranks fourth in the state of Arizona.

11. Mesa Community College

1833 W Southern Ave
Mesa, AZ 85202
(480) 461-7000

Mesa Community College is 2.8 miles from the center of the city. It offers two programs in fire science. Of those, students are offered one certificate in fire science by this community college and one associate's level fire science degree. It is one of 17 community colleges in Arizona. In terms of programs, it is the tenth largest institution in the state of Arizona offering fire science.

12. Northland Pioneer College

2251 E. Navajo Blvd.
Holbrook, AZ 86025-0610
(928) 524-7600

Northland Pioneer College, which is very close to Holbrook, Arizona, is located in a rural area. It offers two fire science programs. Of those, it offers students one certificate in fire science and one fire science degree at the associate's level. It is a public 2-year institution.

13. Paradise Valley Community College

18401 N 32nd St
Phoenix, AZ 85032
(602) 787-6500

Paradise Valley Community College offers two fire science programs. Of those, students are offered one fire science certificate by it and one degree at the associate's level in fire science. This college is located near Phoenix, AZ. This college is a public 2-year institution. This community college is the ninth biggest institution in the state of Arizona offering fire science.

14. Estrella Mountain Community College

3000 N Dysart Rd
Avondale, AZ 85323-1000
(623) 935-8000

Founded in 1992, Estrella Mountain Community College is a public 2-year institution. It is in the suburbs of Avondale, Arizona. Students are offered 34 certificates and 34 associates level degrees by it. 8,122 students pursued degrees from the 52 programs at this college in 2010. It offers subjects such as accounting and technology. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits it. This medium-sized college is one of 17 community colleges in Arizona.

15. Chandler/Gilbert Community College

2626 E Pecos Rd
Chandler, AZ 85225-2499
(480) 732-7000

Chandler/Gilbert Community College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1985. It is located in the suburbs of Chandler, Arizona. This college is the 13th biggest institution in the state of Arizona. This community college offers subjects such as advertising and automotive technology. This community college offers students 31 certificates and 32 associates level degrees. 12,296 students sought degrees from the 49 programs at this college in 2010. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits this community college. It is one of 17 community colleges in Arizona.

16. Phoenix College

1202 W Thomas Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85013
(602) 264-2492

Phoenix College is 2.4 miles from the heart of downtown. This college offers three programs in fire science. Specifically, it offers two certificates in fire science to students and one degree at the associate's level in fire science. This community college is a public 2-year institution. This community college is the second oldest institution in the state of Arizona offering fire science programs.

17. Central Arizona College

8470 N Overfield Rd
Coolidge, AZ 85128-9030
(520) 494-5444

Central Arizona College offers two programs in fire science. More specifically, this school offers students one fire science certificate and one degree at the associate's level in fire science. It is located in Coolidge, Arizona, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This mid-sized school is one of 27 public post-secondary institutions in Arizona. It is the fourth largest institution in the state of Arizona offering fire science in terms of programs.

18. Cochise College

4190 W Highway 80
Douglas, AZ 85607-9724
(520) 515-0500

Cochise College, which is just a few miles from Douglas, is in a rural area. It offers three fire science programs. Out of those, it offers students two fire science certificates and one associate's level fire science degree. It is a public 2-year institution. This public school is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Arizona offering programs in fire science.