JCCC has the only International Fire Service Accreditation Congress (IFSAC) accredited fire science associate of arts degree program in the four-state region.
The goal of the fire science program at Johnson County Community College is to provide comprehensive education and training, specifically designed to
- Promote the academic and professional development of fire service personnel during their 1st five years of employment and provide education for advancement to company-level officers.
- Prepare those seeking employment with fire service agencies of Johnson County.
Job Prospects for Firefighters
The U.S. Department of Labor compiles statistics on the careers involving fire science. You'll find information specifically related to careers in Kansas, including salary information and the job prospects.