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Fire Science Schools in Merced, California

There are two schools located near Merced, CA offering fire science programs. In 2010, 48 students graduated with degrees from Merced fire science schools. 36 of all these students graduated with associates degrees and 12 of all these students graduated with certificates.

Overview

On average, 41 students graduate from programs in this city in fire science every year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the state of California graduate from fire science programs. Of those, 12 students graduated with fire science certificates and 36 with an associate's level degree.

Two fire science schools are located in Merced. Of these, two schools are public. Tuition at a public fire science school varies from $658 to $670.

Average tuition for fire science programs is $664. While the highest tuition for fire science programs, which is $670 each year, is at Modesto Junior College, the lowest tuition in Merced is at Merced College.

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

Fire Science Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Merced, California

On average, 41 students graduate from programs in this city in fire science every year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the state of California graduate from fire science programs. Of those, 12 students graduated with fire science certificates and 36 with an associate's level degree.

Fire Science Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Merced, California

  • Certificate 2006: 15
  • Certificate 2007: 13
  • Certificate 2008: 10
  • Certificate 2009: 7
  • Certificate 2010: 12
  • Associate 2006: 29
  • Associate 2007: 23
  • Associate 2008: 25
  • Associate 2009: 26
  • Associate 2010: 36

Fire Science Program Availability in Merced, California

Schools in Merced offer a total of four programs in fire science. Of these programs, around 50% are certificate level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level.

Fire Science Program Availability in Merced, California

  • Certificate: 2
  • Associate: 2

Career Trends

Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors — Salary by Percentile

Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 53350
  • 25th Percentile: 53360
  • Median: 53370
  • 75th Percentile: 101860
  • 90th Percentile: 115000

Municipal Firefighters — Salary by Percentile

Municipal Firefighters — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 32910
  • 25th Percentile: 42160
  • Median: 56800
  • 75th Percentile: 73950
  • 90th Percentile: 88780

Career Trends

Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors — Employment Trend

Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 63880
  • Median Salary 2007: 66055
  • Median Salary 2008: 68495
  • Median Salary 2009: 69320
  • Median Salary 2010: 53370
  • Total Employed 2006: 30
  • Total Employed 2007: 30
  • Total Employed 2008: 30
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 30

Municipal Firefighters — Employment Trend

Municipal Firefighters — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 51705
  • Median Salary 2007: 54190
  • Median Salary 2008: 55560
  • Median Salary 2009: 56550
  • Median Salary 2010: 56800
  • Total Employed 2006: 185
  • Total Employed 2007: 190
  • Total Employed 2008: 195
  • Total Employed 2009: 200
  • Total Employed 2010: 200

Merced vs California Fire Science Employment

Merced vs California Fire Science Employment

  • Employed in Merced: 0.549% (230)

Fire Science Schools in Merced, California

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1. Merced College

3600 M St
Merced, CA 95348-2898
(209) 384-6000

Merced College, which is 2.1 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Merced, CA. It offers two programs in fire science. Specifically, this college offers students one fire science certificate and one associate's level degree in fire science. It ranks first in terms of enrollment in this city.