Online Associate of Science Degree in Fire Science Management
INSTITUTION INFORMATION Institutional Accreditation: North Central
Association of Colleges and Schools Program Accreditation: North Central
Association of Colleges and Schools Institutional Membership(s): SOC
PROGRAM DETAILS Program Information: Associate in Science - Associate's
Enrollment: 999 seats total Application Deadline: Open How Students and
Instructors Communicate: E-mail, Online Assignment Submission, Threaded
Discussion Board Subject: Fire Protection METHOD OF COURSE INSTRUCTION
- The program is delivered primarily through
Supplemental delivery formats include internet
This course uses WebCT
SPECIAL ENROLLMENT ISSUES
- This program is designed to allow for maximum transferability
into a higher educational degree program once the associate of
science management degree is obtained. Its target audience includes
current and potential fire officers. The fire science management
core courses will be offered through Internet course deliveries
allowing participants the maximum opportunity to obtain their
degree. General education requirements may also be obtained via
Internet courses or by way of traditional delivery.
- Final exams for all courses within this degree must be taken at
an approved proctor site. Technical assistance is available through
SAU Tech's Center for Web-Based Learning at (870)574-4453 or via
e-mail at email@example.com.
ACCESS TO LEARNING RESOURCES
- Students must have access to the Internet. A pentium class
computer, 100 MHz or higher, 32MB of RAM (64MB recommended) and a
modem, DSL, satellite connection is also needed. Windows
98/ME/2000/XP or MAC 9.x or OS 10.1.x operating systems. Browsers
that can be used are: Internet Explorer, Netscape and AOL.
ACCESS TO FINANCIAL AID RESOURCES
- Students will receive all required discussion materials through
the Internet, links to texts, and the electronic mail within WebCT.
Students will be required to purchase the course textbook, if
applicable, and Learning Resource Center access is encouraged but
not required to be successful. The Bookstore number is 870.574.4510.
The Library phone number is 870.574.4518.
- Online students must meet the same requirements for financial
aid as classroom students. For more information call (870)574-4511.