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Fire Science Technology


The Fire Science Technology program at MCC prepares those looking to enter the fast-paced, exciting world of firefighting.

Fire Science Technology students will receive hands-on education about fire safety, fire prevention, first aid, providing public education, utility emergencies and more. They must be physically fit and ready to interact with people in a crisis. Students will gain the knowledge to become an effective and skilled first responder.

Job & Salary Outlook

Career Coach Widget

Degrees & Certificates Offered

The MCC Fire Science Technology program will help students become successful, well-trained firefighters and first responders.


Jeffrey Strawn, program director


Additional Info:

  • Fire Science Career Academy Fire and Emergency Services For Higher Education Logo- MCC offers a high school career academy open to all junior and senior high schoolers attending from any one of our four-county area high schools. If you, or a high schooler you know, is interested in pursuing a career in firefighting, have them contact their school's career/guidance counselor for an application.
  • MCC YouTube Channel
  • MCC Fire Science Instagram
  • Fire Science Technology Application Packet
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