Program of Study

Students in this program can combine courses in Fire Protection Technology, Emergency Medical Science, and Criminal Justice Technology to tailor the degree towards their area of interest.


Careers Available

Employment opportunities include fire/rescue departments, law enforcement agencies, emergency medical services, fire marshal offices, industrial firms, educational institutions, emergency management offices and other government agencies. Employed persons should have opportunities for skilled and managerial and supervisory-level positions.

Recommended Courses and Skills

High school algebra and computer skills.

Helpful Personal Attributes

Ability to work as a member of a team and a high level of physical agility. Good oral and written communication skills.

Program Offerings

Program Credential Level Offered Code
Emergency Management Associate in Applied Science Online A55460

Program Contact

If you would like additional information about the Emergency Management Program, contact David Peay, Program Coordinator, at 336.757.3058 or dpeay@forsythtech.edu.