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Online Fire, Arson & Explosion Investigation Degree

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 Apply for free by: 04/05/23
Start in: May

In-Depth Learning

Gain the scientific and investigative skills needed to determine cause and criminal nature of fire and explosions. Engage in a unique, hands-on learning experience at the fire & safety facilities on Eastern Kentucky University’s campus.

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Free Textbooks & Free Application

Textbooks are free for all undergraduate students with EKU Booksmart! With no fee to apply and a wide variety of financial aid and scholarships there’s no better time to earn your degree and advance in your career.

Confidence in Your Degree

EKU’s online fire, arson & explosion investigation program is accredited by IFSAC. Learn from faculty who have real-world experience in the field as fire chiefs, marshals, engineers and investigators.

8-Week Courses

Online courses are offered in two 8-week terms in the fall and spring semesters and two 6-week terms in the summer, allowing you to focus on two classes per term and still carry a full-time load over the course of the semester.

Fire Science Degrees & Certificates
  • Bachelor of Science in Fire Protection Administration
  • Bachelor of Science in Fire Protection & Safety Engineering Technology
  • Bachelor of Science in Fire, Arson & Explosion Investigation*
  • Undergraduate Certificate in Industrial Fire Protection

*The Fire, Arson, & Explosion Investigation degree includes some on-campus instruction.

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Eastern Kentucky University is a nationally recognized public university located in Richmond, Kentucky. Established in 1874, EKU strives to make quality education available to everyone. A brick-and-mortar accredited institution, EKU began offering online degrees in 2006 and continues to service all students with our on-campus offerings.

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