Midland College offers an Associate of Applied Science degree in Fire Science Technology and a certificate in Firefighter (Fire Academy). Midland College is certified by the Texas Commission on Fire Protection (TCFP) as a fire suppression training facility.
Students meeting all Midland College and TCFP eligibility requirements will be qualified to take the TCFP certification examination for Structural Firefighter at the end of the Fire Academy.
Admission requirements for the Fire Academy are as follows:
- Complete a Health Sciences Division Application for Admission (available from Division Office, Rachel Prucka 432-685-4799, firstname.lastname@example.org, or Department Chair, Mark Kuhn, 432-685-6757, email@example.com).
- Criminal background check.
- Interview with and permission to enroll from Department Chair.
- High School dual credit students must meet Midland I.S.D. requirements.
Learn more about Fire Science Technology
Health Sciences Division Secretary
Department Chair, Fire Science Technology and Emergency Medical Services
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