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Fire & Emergency Services Programs

A future in fire & emergency services

By the numbers


96%
of our ms ssem graduates are Employed*
64%
received a salary increase upon degree completion*
91%
ms ssem graduates agreed that it helped them be more competitive in the job marketplace*

*2012 graduate survey

What can you do with a

Fire & Emergency Services Degree?


Prepare for career advancement

Qualify for a promotion or salary increase

Explore new job opportunities

Choose our online fire & emergency services degree and prepare to:

  • Develop a cohesive attitude within a team
  • Examine the importance of thorough emergency preparation
  • Discover different leadership styles
  • Assume administrative responsibilities
Why choose

Eku Online?


In the world of emergency services, experience and education are essential for career advancement. A fire degree or graduate certificate from EKU can put you on the path to earn more respect, enjoy new career opportunities and save more lives. You can enjoy the flexibility of our interactive format and gain a competitive edge by applying your newfound knowledge in the field and earning a valuable credential.
Earn credit for your

Training and professional experience


We partner with several safety training organizations throughout the industry. If you've worked with any of these agencies, you may be eligible for MS SSEM credit:

  • OSHA Training Institute
  • Loss Prevention Foundation
  • National Fire Academy
  • U.S. Army (Homeland Security & Safety)
  • National Safety Management Society