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Fire Science Schools in Kansas

There are seven schools in the state of Kansas offering fire science programs. 80 students graduated with degrees from Kansas fire science schools in 2010. 79 of all these students graduated with associates degrees and one of all these students graduated with certificates.

Overview

97 students graduate from programs in this state in fire science, on average, every year. Specifically, one student graduated with certificates in fire science and 79 with an associate's level degree.

Seven fire science schools are located in this state. And out of these, seven schools are public. Public fire science school tuition varies from $1,980 to $2,544.

Average tuition for fire science programs is $2,312. While the highest tuition for programs in fire science, which is $2,544 every year, is at Barton County Community College, the lowest tuition in Kansas is at Kansas City Kansas Community College.

Fire science schools in this state offer certificates and associates degrees.

Fire Science Program Completions in Kansas 2006 - 2010

97 students graduate from programs in this state in fire science, on average, every year. Specifically, one student graduated with certificates in fire science and 79 with an associate's level degree.

Fire Science Program Completions in Kansas 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 9
  • Certificate 2007: 2
  • Certificate 2008: 2
  • Certificate 2009: 0
  • Certificate 2010: 1
  • Associate 2006: 78
  • Associate 2007: 85
  • Associate 2008: 112
  • Associate 2009: 73
  • Associate 2010: 79

Fire Science Program Availability in Kansas

Schools in Kansas offer a total of 13 fire science programs. Of these programs, 61.5% are programs at the associate's level. The remaining programs are certificates.

Fire Science Program Availability in Kansas

  • Certificate: 5
  • Associate: 8

Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors — Salary by Percentile

Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 33810
  • 25th Percentile: 44340
  • Median: 52110
  • 75th Percentile: 66740
  • 90th Percentile: 84930

Municipal Firefighters — Salary by Percentile

Municipal Firefighters — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 20350
  • 25th Percentile: 25140
  • Median: 34100
  • 75th Percentile: 44910
  • 90th Percentile: 55630

Fire Investigators — Salary by Percentile

Fire Investigators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 30260
  • 25th Percentile: 42030
  • Median: 52160
  • 75th Percentile: 59740
  • 90th Percentile: 70830

Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 49360
  • 25th Percentile: 58440
  • Median: 69540
  • 75th Percentile: 82240
  • 90th Percentile: 91840

Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors — Employment Trend

Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 51960
  • Median Salary 2007: 51720
  • Median Salary 2008: 49920
  • Median Salary 2009: 50340
  • Median Salary 2010: 52110
  • Total Employed 2006: 710
  • Total Employed 2007: 680
  • Total Employed 2008: 790
  • Total Employed 2009: 680
  • Total Employed 2010: 770

Municipal Firefighters — Employment Trend

Municipal Firefighters — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 32430
  • Median Salary 2007: 33110
  • Median Salary 2008: 32700
  • Median Salary 2009: 34300
  • Median Salary 2010: 34100
  • Total Employed 2006: 3920
  • Total Employed 2007: 3590
  • Total Employed 2008: 3290
  • Total Employed 2009: 3400
  • Total Employed 2010: 3600

Fire Investigators — Employment Trend

Fire Investigators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 48900
  • Median Salary 2007: 54260
  • Median Salary 2008: 55030
  • Median Salary 2009: 51780
  • Median Salary 2010: 52160
  • Total Employed 2006: 110
  • Total Employed 2007: 100
  • Total Employed 2008: 100
  • Total Employed 2009: 100
  • Total Employed 2010: 100

Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers — Employment Trend

Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 58360
  • Median Salary 2007: 57580
  • Median Salary 2008: 61560
  • Median Salary 2009: 66270
  • Median Salary 2010: 69540
  • Total Employed 2006: 130
  • Total Employed 2007: 180
  • Total Employed 2008: 160
  • Total Employed 2009: 200
  • Total Employed 2010: 160

Kansas vs National Fire Science Employment

Kansas vs National Fire Science Employment

  • Employed in Kansas: 1.160% (4630)

Fire Science Schools in Kansas

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1. Hutchinson Community College

1300 N Plum St
Hutchinson, KS 67501
(620) 665-3500

Hutchinson Community College offers one program in fire science. This college is one of 21 community colleges in Kansas. It is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Kansas offering fire science.

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2. Garden City Community College

801 Campus Dr
Garden City, KS 67846-6333
(620) 276-7611

Garden City Community College offers two programs in fire science. Specifically, students are offered one fire science certificate by it and one associate's level fire science degree. This college is one of 21 community colleges in Kansas. This public college ranks ninth in terms of enrollment in the state of Kansas.

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3. Butler Community College

901 S Haverhill Rd
El Dorado, KS 67042-3280
(316) 321-2222

Butler Community College, which is very close to El Dorado, Kansas, is in a rural setting. It offers two programs in fire science. Out of those, it offers one certificate in fire science to students and one associate's level fire science degree. This community college is one of 21 community colleges in Kansas. It is the second largest institution in the state of Kansas offering fire science.

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4. Johnson County Community College

12345 College Blvd
Overland Park, KS 66210-1299
(913) 469-8500

Johnson County Community College offers one fire science program and this college, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Overland Park, KS. 20,865 students seek degrees in 98 programs at this college, overall. It is the eighth oldest institution in the state of Kansas offering programs in fire science.

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5. Barton County Community College

245 NE 30th Road
Great Bend, KS 67530
(620) 792-2701

Barton County Community College, which is only a few miles from Great Bend, is located in a rural area and it offers one fire science program. It is one of 21 community colleges in Kansas. It is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Kansas offering programs in fire science.

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6. Dodge City Community College

2501 N 14th Ave
Dodge City, KS 67801-2399
(620) 225-1321

Dodge City Community College offers two programs in fire science. More specifically, students are offered one certificate in fire science by it and one degree at the associate's level in fire science. It is a public 2-year institution. It is the eighth oldest institution in the state of Kansas offering fire science programs.

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7. Kansas City Kansas Community College

7250 State Ave
Kansas City, KS 66112
(913) 334-1100

Kansas City Kansas Community College is near the center of the city. It offers four fire science programs. Specifically, it offers students two fire science certificates and two fire science degrees at the associate's level. It is a public 2-year institution. This college is the third largest institution in the state of Kansas offering fire science.