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Fire & Emergency Services

Program Overview

The UAA Fire and Emergency Services program provides entry-level knowledge and skills for students planning a career in emergency services as well as providing for career advancement and professional development of current firefighters.  We offer a 60-credit Associate of Applied Science Degree.  Although FIRE courses are typically offered only in the Fall and Spring semesters, students can begin taking general degree requirements in any semester. 

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UAA Fire and Emergency Services

Our Mission

It is the mission of the Fire & Emergency Services Technology programs at UAA to graduate competent and ethical professionals by providing the best possible general/technical education, offering the students the opportunity to enhance their skills, learn new skills, gain the ability to function at a professional level and provide lifelong learning.