Fire Protection and Safety Engineering Technology Bachelor’s Degree Curriculum

Core Courses 48 hours

  • FSE 101: Fire Prevention
  • FSE 120: Fire Behavior & Combustion
  • FSE 200: Applied Fire/Safety Analyses
  • FSE 221: Fire Protection Systems
  • FSE 224: Human Behavior in Fire
  • FSE 300W: Technical Report Writing for Emergency Services
  • FSE 305: Hazardous Materials
  • FSE 322: Fire Protection Structures & System Design
  • FSE 349: Applied Learning in Fire & Safety Engineering
  • FSE 350: Fire Arson & Explosion Investigation I
  • FSE 355: Fire Dynamics
  • FSE 360: Fire Protection Hydraulics & Water Supply
  • FSE 445: Advanced Structural Fire Protection
  • FSE 480: Industrial Fire Safety
  • FSE 481: Fire Protection Design
  • OSH 261: Principles of Occupational Safety & Health

Supporting Course Requirements  41 hours                                

  • CHE 101: General Chemistry I
  • CHE 102: General Chemistry II
  • CON 303: Statics & Strength of Materials
  • CON 322: Construction Structural Design
  • MAT 234: Calculus I
  • MAT 244: Calculus II
  • PHY 201: University Physics I
  • PHY 202: University Physics II
  • PHY 375: Thermodynamics
  • TEC 190: Technical Graphics

EKU General Education Requirements 40 hours
(See catalog for details.)

Total Hours Required for Degree Completion 120 hours

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