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Fire Science

Certificate
Volunteer State Community College
100% FULLY ONLINE
100% FULLY ONLINE
Average Program Length
1 year
Annual In-State Tuition (TN)
$7,990
Annual Out-of-State Tuition
$28,084
100% FULLY ONLINE
Average Program Length
1 year
Total Credits
24
Annual In-State Tuition (TN)
$7,990
Annual Out-of-State Tuition
$28,084
Earn your Fire Science degree online

As an online student you can expect the same level of instruction as campus learners. The coursework is equally challenging, and taught by the same college faculty who you can typically interact with by phone, text, email, or online chat.


The certificate or degree that you receive will be the exact same as those granted to campus learners and will not reflect that you obtained your education online.

Careers in Emergency Services
A degree in emergency services prepares students to respond to natural and man-made disasters. Students will learn leadership skills, emergency management systems, ethics of public service, and contemporary public policy. Demand for employees with emergency management skills continues to increase in the healthcare and public administration industries, according to Boston Consulting Group. Career options include homeland security, public information officer, and hospital administrator.
Annual Tuition Breakdown
For Tennessee Residents
In-State Tuition
Cost per Credit
$235
Credits
34
Annual Tuition Total
$7,990
For Nonresidents
Out-of-State Tuition
Cost per Credit
$826
Credits
34
Annual Tuition Total
$28,084
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About This College
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Volunteer State Community College
Established in 1971, Volunteer State Community College is a public community college in Gallatin, Tennessee.
Visit Website (615) 452-8600
Accreditation
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Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges
Founded in 1895, the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges is the U.S. Department of Education’s regional accreditor for postsecondary education institutions in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia. Its headquarters are in Decatur, Georgia.