Find a Cheap Online College
An annual median tuition of $3,365 is charged by colleges offering online fire science programs in the US. The median tuition has increased by 1.8% in recent years. In 2007, the median tuition was $3,304 per annum at these online colleges and universities.
The range of tuition at online fire science colleges is shown in the following chart. Tuition is shown from the most to least expensive colleges and universities.
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At the high end, schools offering online fire science programs charge students more than $7,011 in tuition per annum. The cheapest colleges, on the other hand, charge tuition in the range of $1,676 to $2,025 per annum. The accredited online fire science schools that are the least costly are located in Florida, Georgia, and Texas.
- Associate of Arts and Science in Fire Science and Safety – Public Administration
- Associate of Arts and Science in Fire Science and Safety – Industrial
- Associate of Science in Fire Science
- Bachelor of Science in Fire Science – Management
- Associate of Arts and Science in Fire Science and Safety – Fire Fighter
- Bachelor of Science in Fire Science – Fire Investigations
- Associate of Arts and Science in Business – Fire Science
- Bachelor of General Studies – Fire Science
- Master of Public Administration – Fire Science Management
- Associate of Arts in Fire Science
In 2011, these affordable programs graduated a reported 32% of fire science graduates from online colleges and universities in the nation. Therefore, of the 82,916 graduates in the nation, 26,328 are from the least costly colleges and universities. From 2006 to 2011, the number of fire science graduates from the least costly online schools has increased by 17,097 graduates per year. Also, the percentage of graduates from these schools has increased.
Other somewhat more costly online fire science schools charge a yearly tuition in the range of $2,129 to $2,765. Of the 14 online colleges and universities with fire science programs in the nation, 3 offer programs with tuition in this range.
In 2011, 8.2%, or 6,767 of the country’s fire science graduates received their certificates from these cheap online programs. The number of students graduating from these colleges was as much as 12,129 students in 2006, which was only 5 years prior. This is a 44% decrease in the number of students graduating from these reasonably priced online schools.
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|1. Broward College||Fort Lauderdale, Florida||$1,676||$1,676|
|2. Houston Community College||Houston, Texas||$1,968||$1,968|
|3. Lanier Technical College||Oakwood, Georgia||$2,025||$4,050|
|4. Fayetteville State University||Fayetteville, North Carolina||$2,129||$12,593|
|5. Southern Arkansas University Tech||Camden, Arkansas||$2,640||$3,960|
|6. South Florida Community College||Avon Park, Florida||$2,765||$10,432|
|7. Ellsworth Community College||Iowa Falls, Iowa||$3,192||$3,984|
|8. Lakeland Community College||Kirtland, Ohio||$3,537||$7,569|
|9. Greenville Technical College||Greenville, South Carolina||$3,732||$7,192|
|10. Mountain State University||Beckley, West Virginia||$5,400||$5,400|
|11. Joliet Junior College||Joliet, Illinois||$7,011||$7,874|
|12. Keiser University||Fort Lauderdale, Florida||$13,376||$13,376|
|13. Anna Maria College||Paxton, Massachusetts||$25,632||$25,632|
|14. Providence College||Providence, Rhode Island||$38,610||$38,610|