Fire/Rescue Services Specialization


Learn what it takes to make the big decisions when lives are on the line, and get the skills to manage the intricate details that separate a good fire/rescue organization from a great one. An online Master of Public Administration degree with a Fire/Rescue Services specialization can help give you those skills and prepare you for a leadership role in fire departments and other emergency services organizations.

Career prospects for those in the Fire/Rescue Services field are strong. Check out these statistics from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics:*

  • Available Jobs in the Fire/Rescue Services industry are expected to increase by 19% by 2018
  • The average salary of a fire chief is between $78,000 and $104,000


Get started now! Call 877-265-3201 to speak with an Admissions Advisor.


Lessons That Matter, From Leaders Who Know Why

More jobs in the industry mean more leaders are needed to guide and develop new talent, and the Fire/Rescue Services specialization curriculum is designed to give you the management and administrative skills necessary to run an efficient and effective organization.

You’ll learn these skills from men and women who’ve led fire/rescue organizations of all sizes across the country. Professors in the online Master of Public Administration program at Anna Maria College come directly from the field, bringing decades of combined experience to online classes.

To learn more about specific Fire/Rescue Services courses, check out the Degree Curriculum


Fire/Rescue Services Jobs

Here’s just a sample of the many high-paying career fields you’ll be ready to explore with an online Master of Public Administration with a Fire/Rescue Services specialization from AMC:

  • Fire Chief
  • Director of Emergency Services
  • Fire Marshal
  • Deputy Fire Chief
  • Assistant Fire Chief

These jobs are waiting to be filled by men and women with the right leadership skills and the latest knowledge. To begin your journey to greater opportunity and responsibility, call 877-265-3201 to speak with an Admissions Advisor right away, or you can request more information.