Montana State University
College Diploma

 

FIRE AND RESCUE TECHNOLOGY ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED SCIENCE DEGREE


**The Degree program has been placed in Moratorium and is no longer being offered by Great Falls College MSU. For further details please contact Jon Marshall at jonathan.marshall@montana.edu or 406-771-4338**


GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS


COURSE NO. TITLE CREDITS

COMM 135 Interpersonal Communication 3†
WRIT 122** Intro to Business Writing 3†
M ---** 090 or higher 3-4†
PHYS 130 Fund of Physical Science with Lab 4†
PSYX 100 Intro to Psychology 3†

Subtotal 16-17

Required technical courses are offered at locations throughout the state, mostly on weekends.

TECHNICAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS COURSE NO. TITLE CREDITS


EMS 127 EMT Basic 7†
FRS 101 Firefighter I 5†
FRS 102* Firefighter II 5†
FRS 112* Fire Inspection & Investigation 3†
FRS 241 Fire Department Internship 3†
FRS 245* Fire Service Training &
Safety Education 2†
FRS 250* Building Construction 2†
FRS 265* Incident Management & Safety 3†
FRS 270* Tactical Operations and Company Management 5†
FRS 285* Hazardous Materials 5†

Subtotal 39


TECHNICAL ELECTIVES – 6 CREDITS REQUIRED
COURSE NO. TITLE CREDITS


CAPP 120 Introduction to Computers 3
FRS 107 Aircraft Fire & Rescue 3
FRS 291 Hydraulics & Water Supplies 3
FRS 290 Wildland Fire Protection 3
S-215: Fire Operations in the Urban Interface
S-290: Intermediate Fire Behavior
S-336: Fire Suppression Tactics

TOTAL PROGRAM CREDITS – 62-63~

~ Many students need preliminary math, writing, and biology courses before enrolling in the program requirements. These courses may increase the total number of program credits. Students should review their math and English placement before planning out their full program schedules.

+ A grade of “C-“ or above is required for graduation * Indicates prerequisites needed **Placement in course(s) is determined by placement assessment 2011-2012 Catalog