Fire, Arson and Explosion Investigation Bachelor’s Degree Curriculum

Please review the admissions requirements before applying for this or any program. If you have questions about the program or are planning to register for classes, please speak to the program advisor.

 

For a full list of course descriptions please see section 7 of the university undergraduate catalog.

 

Core Courses

59

FSE 101

Fire Prevention

3

FSE 120

Fire Behavior & Combustion

3

FSE 200

Applied Fire/Safety Analyses

3

FSE 201

Building Construction

3

FSE 221

Fire Protection Systems

3

FSE 223

Fire & Emergency Scene Operations

3

FSE 250

Introduction to Fire Arson and Explosion Investigation

3

FSE 260

Proving Criminal Acts

3

FSE 280

Constitutional Criminal Procedure

3

FSE 305

Hazardous Materials

3

FSE 330

Principles of Criminal Investigation

3

FSE 349

Applied Learning in Fire & Safety Engineering

3

FSE 350

Fire Arson & Explosion Investigation I

3

FSE 355

Fire Dynamics

3

FSE 370

Electrical & Mechanical Systems Failure Analysis

3

FSE 380

Analysis of Fire & Explosion Scenes

3

FSE 450

Advanced Explosion & Bombing Investigation

3

FSE 495

Fire Arson & Explosion Case Preparation

3

FSE 496

Fire Investigation Case Preparation

3

FSE 499

Practicum

2

Supporting Course Requirements

14

CHE 101/101L

General Chemistry I with Lab

4

CHE 102/102L

General Chemistry II with Lab

4

FOR 301

Introduction to Criminalistics

3

MAT 114

College Algebra

3

*Some supporting courses will count toward the General Education Requirements. See catalog for details.

 

Free Electives

16

EKU General Education Requirements

37

Total Hours

120