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Estimated Tuition & Fees
$ 6,144
Based on Iowa residency, subject to change; does not include course level fees or books and supplies

Fire Science

Sioux City Campus

Program Description

This program provides an exploration of the fire science program and provides basic knowledge of the field. It provides an overview of the principles and legal aspects of emergency services, fire behavior and combustion, fire strategies and tactics, fire protection systems, and building construction for fire protection.


Greg Strong, Ext. 1480, Room B109, greg.strong@witcc.edu
Shawn Starr, Ext. 3202, Room L434, stawn.starr@witcc.edu

Required Classes

SDV 108 The College Experience 1
FIR 213 Principles of Emergency Services 3
FIR 320 Essentials of Firefighter I 4
FIR 322 Hazardous Materials: Operations Level 1
ENG 105 Composition I 3
FIR 152 Fire Protection Systems 3
FIR 141 Fire Fighter II 2
EMS 217 Emergency Medical Technician 7
PEA 148 Physical Fitness I 2
MAT 772 Applied Math 3
FIR 124 Building Construction 3



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Visit at 4647 Stone Avenue, Sioux City, Iowa 51106
4647 Stone Avenue
Sioux City, Iowa 51106
Call 800.349.4649 or 712.274.6400
Email info@witcc.edu