Welcome What's New at PFFA Posted On: May 19, 2015 The Shreveport Firefighters Association would like to recognize and commend one of our Local 514 members and the producer of "A Day in The Life...Shreveport Fire" John Phelan for his vision recognizing Firefighter of the Year, Fernando Gonzales telling the compelling story of the Shreveport Firefighters!!! This project is gaining traction around the country, currently with over 7500 hits, and is currently featured on the front page of the IAFF Web Site!! Please click the link and watch this 5 minute documentary and push it out on Facebook and Twitter and put Louisiana on the map!!! This was an extraordinary vision and we are proud of our members!!!
Link to IAFF A Day in The Life...Shreveport Fire - Click Here
Link to the YouTube full page version - Click Here
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Through a collective voice with the IAFF,
Kaplan University now offers our state association
members an additional tuition reduction.
In conjunction with the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF), Kaplan University is proud to reward your commitment with special offers and personalized support.
U.S.- and Canada-based IAFF members who enroll in an undergraduate fire science degree program from our U.S.-based university qualify for a 43 percent tuition reduction that reduces the tuition rate to $210 per credit.*
In addition to the significantly reduced tuition cost, here are a few more time- and money-saving advantages for members through the new relationship with IAFF:
- Learning recognition course to help translate your IAFF certifications into Kaplan University college credit, plus an official review of your portfolio at no charge ($1,500 value)‡
- Kaplan University scholarships for experienced government and nonprofit
professionals interested in a graduate degree§
- Tuition reductions for active-duty U.S. military and veterans
- Potential credit for certifications accredited by the International Fire Service Accreditation Congress (IFSAC) and/or Pro Board, and National Fire Academy
Kaplan University works closely with the IAFF to offer programs that help firefighters strengthen their skills and prepare for career advancement.†
Fire Science Degree Programs
- Bachelor of Science in Fire and Emergency Management
- Bachelor of Science in Fire Science
- Associate of Applied Science in Fire Science
Kaplan University is a part of Kaplan Higher Education Corp., which is a subsidiary of Kaplan, Inc., a subsidiary of The Washington Post Company.
*Contact an Admissions Advisor for details. May not be combined with scholarships, grants, military tuition reductions, tuition vouchers, or other discounts. International students are required to pay 15 weeks of tuition and fees in full prior to the start of the first term. Kaplan University has campuses and course locations only in the U.S.Its instructors are U.S. employees.Its online distance education programs are offered in the U.S. but open to Canadians who meet eligibility requirements. Kaplan University has the status of a university and can grant degrees in the U.S. by authority of the state of Iowa and the U.S. Department of Education.It is also accredited in the U.S. by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools(ncahlc.org).For details, go to http://www.kaplanuniversity.edu/about/accreditation-licensing.aspx.
†Kaplan University cannot guarantee employment or career advancement.
‡After completing all course modules and submitting your portfolio for review, the discount code can be applied in the “Portfolio Submission Requirements” section. The discount code expires October 31, 2013.
§Additional terms and conditions apply. Contact the Office of Financial Aid for further details or visit www.kaplanuniversity.edu/public-service-scholarship-application.pdf. Scholarship cannot be used in conjunction with any other Kaplan University discount (including active-duty and veteran military tuition rates), voucher, grant, or scholarship.
#Kaplan University does not guarantee transferability of credit from any of these sources. See University Catalog for the Prior Learning Assessment policy.
For comprehensive consumer information, visit www.kaplanuniversity.edu/student-consumer-information.aspx.
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