Fire Science Technology

The Fire Science Technology degree program
is nationally recognized by FEMA. Read more

Fire Science

The Fire Science Department at PCCC offers both a degree and certificate program.

The Associate in Applied Science Degree in Fire Science Technology is intended for students who seek:

  • a position in the fire and emergency services
  • advancement or promotion in the career and/or volunteer service,
  • to increase their professional knowledge in the field of Fire Science.

Students are able to complete all fire science coursework at the Passaic County Public Safety Academy located at 300 Oldham Road, Wayne, NJ and/or online. 

Students have the option of completing their general education courses at the Main Campus in Paterson, the Wanaque Academic Center, the Passaic Academic Center, or online. (See College Locations)

Our Fire Science faculty represents the best that the fire service has to offer.
They represent both the career and volunteer fire services and are committed to the professional development of those students in the Fire Science Program.