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Fire Science Schools in Kansas City, Kansas

There are five schools near Kansas City, KS offering fire science programs. In 2010, 43 students graduated with degrees from Kansas City fire science schools. 35 of all these students graduated with associates degrees and seven of all these students graduated with certificates.

Overview

67 students graduate from programs in Kansas City in fire science, on average, per year. This accounts for about 27% of fire science students who schools in the state of Kansas graduate. More specifically, seven students graduated with fire science certificates, 35 with a degree at the associate's level, and one with a bachelor's level degree.

Five fire science schools are in Kansas City. Out of these, while one school is private, four schools are public. Tuition at a private fire science school is $8,898.

Average tuition for fire science programs is $8,898.

Kansas City fire science schools offer certificates, associates degrees, and bachelors degrees. No students at the undergraduate level in fire science sought degrees at the masters level in 2010.

Fire Science Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Kansas City, Kansas

67 students graduate from programs in Kansas City in fire science, on average, per year. This accounts for about 27% of fire science students who schools in the state of Kansas graduate. More specifically, seven students graduated with fire science certificates, 35 with a degree at the associate's level, and one with a bachelor's level degree.

Fire Science Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Kansas City, Kansas

  • Certificate 2006: 67
  • Certificate 2007: 68
  • Certificate 2008: 59
  • Certificate 2009: 91
  • Certificate 2010: 7
  • Associate 2006: 26
  • Associate 2007: 49
  • Associate 2008: 30
  • Associate 2009: 34
  • Associate 2010: 35
  • Bachelor 2006: 0
  • Bachelor 2007: 4
  • Bachelor 2008: 2
  • Bachelor 2009: 2
  • Bachelor 2010: 1

Fire Science Program Availability in Kansas City, Kansas

Kansas City schools offer a total of eight programs in fire science. Of these programs, about 50% are associate's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level.

Fire Science Program Availability in Kansas City, Kansas

  • Certificate: 3
  • Associate: 4
  • Bachelor: 1

Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors — Salary by Percentile

Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 32220
  • 25th Percentile: 45080
  • Median: 61170
  • 75th Percentile: 82370
  • 90th Percentile: 98760

Municipal Firefighters — Salary by Percentile

Municipal Firefighters — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 26010
  • 25th Percentile: 35670
  • Median: 46960
  • 75th Percentile: 57330
  • 90th Percentile: 66520

Fire Investigators — Salary by Percentile

Fire Investigators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 32520
  • 25th Percentile: 48710
  • Median: 56460
  • 75th Percentile: 65790
  • 90th Percentile: 74770

Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 47390
  • 25th Percentile: 62720
  • Median: 73400
  • 75th Percentile: 84610
  • 90th Percentile: 96100

Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors — Employment Trend

Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 61060
  • Median Salary 2007: 63670
  • Median Salary 2008: 65440
  • Median Salary 2009: 63460
  • Median Salary 2010: 61170
  • Total Employed 2006: 550
  • Total Employed 2007: 500
  • Total Employed 2008: 560
  • Total Employed 2009: 260
  • Total Employed 2010: 300

Municipal Firefighters — Employment Trend

Municipal Firefighters — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 44680
  • Median Salary 2007: 47790
  • Median Salary 2008: 44760
  • Median Salary 2009: 46100
  • Median Salary 2010: 46960
  • Total Employed 2006: 2880
  • Total Employed 2007: 2550
  • Total Employed 2008: 2300
  • Total Employed 2009: 2330
  • Total Employed 2010: 2330

Fire Investigators — Employment Trend

Fire Investigators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 53770
  • Median Salary 2007: 56500
  • Median Salary 2008: 56190
  • Median Salary 2009: 58150
  • Median Salary 2010: 56460
  • Total Employed 2006: 80
  • Total Employed 2007: 80
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 60

Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers — Employment Trend

Fire-Prevention and Protection Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 62800
  • Median Salary 2007: 57250
  • Median Salary 2008: 68680
  • Median Salary 2009: 69930
  • Median Salary 2010: 73400
  • Total Employed 2006: 140
  • Total Employed 2007: 210
  • Total Employed 2008: 260
  • Total Employed 2009: 270
  • Total Employed 2010: 240

Kansas City vs Kansas Fire Science Employment

Kansas City vs Kansas Fire Science Employment

  • Employed in Kansas City: 63.283% (2930)

Fire Science Schools in Kansas City, Kansas

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1. Kansas City Kansas Community College

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

Kansas City Kansas Community College offers four programs in fire science. More specifically, this college offers students two certificates in fire science and two associate's level fire science degrees. This public college, which is 11.3 miles from neighboring Lenexa, is within commuting distance of central Kansas City. 7,556 students pursue degrees in 66 programs at this community college, overall.