A college degree in the fire service can help you advance your career. In fact, several fire departments require a degree in fire science or a related field to be considered for promotion.
The IAFF believes all members should have access to quality higher education. That’s why we continue our partnership with Kaplan University ? a leader in online education ? to ensure you have an opportunity to earn a recognized fire science degree.
Kaplan University is:
Tuition is reduced to $210 per quarter credit for all undergraduate degree programs
15% tuition reduction on all graduate degree programs
Textbooks and course materials included
Waiver of application and per-term technology fees
Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission
100% online programs
Monthly start dates
Learn and study on your schedule
Three-week trialof classes with no financial obligation
Earn credit from your IAFF training, Pro Board fire certifications, NREMT certifications, prior learning and more
Earn credit for eligible work/life experience
Take advantage of the many education benefits available to you and your immediate family members. Expand your knowledge and be better prepared for the challenges of your chosen career in the fire service and beyond.
Visit the IAFF/Kaplan University websiteat IAFF.Kaplan.eduor call 866.583.6765 for details and to learn more about the terms and conditions of your benefits.