Fire Science Schools In Michigan

There are 19 accredited fire science schools in Michigan for faculty who teach fire science classes to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of fire science and fire science training in Michigan, which includes fire science training at the following levels:

  • Fire Science Certificate
  • Associates degree in Fire Science
  • Bachelors degree in Fire Science


Schools

  1. Mott Community College

    1401 E Court St, Flint, Michigan 48503

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  2. Delta College

    1961 Delta Road, University Center, Michigan 48710

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  3. Kalamazoo Valley Community College

    6767 West O Ave, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49003-4070

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  4. Kellogg Community College

    450 North Ave, Battle Creek, Michigan 49017-3397

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  5. Kirtland Community College

    10775 N Saint Helen Road, Roscommon, Michigan 48653

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  6. Lake Michigan College

    2755 E Napier Avenue, Benton Harbor, Michigan 49022-1899

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  7. Lake Superior State University

    650 W Easterday Ave, Sault Ste Marie, Michigan 49783

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  8. Lansing Community College

    419 N Capitol Ave, Lansing, Michigan 48901-7210

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  9. Macomb Community College

    14500 E Twelve Mile Rd, Warren, Michigan 48088-3896

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  10. Madonna University

    36600 Schoolcraft Rd, Livonia, Michigan 48150-1176

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  11. Mid Michigan Community College

    1375 S Clare Ave, Harrison, Michigan 48625-9447

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  12. Muskegon Community College

    221 S Quarterline Rd, Muskegon, Michigan 49442-1432

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  13. Northwood University in Midland

    4000 Whiting Dr, Midland, Michigan 48640-2398

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  14. Oakland Community College

    2480 Opdyke Rd, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan 48304-2266

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  15. Schoolcraft College

    18600 Haggerty Road, Livonia, Michigan 48152-2696

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  16. Siena Heights University

    1247 E. Siena Heights Dr, Adrian, Michigan 49221

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  17. St Clair County Community College

    323 Erie Street, Port Huron, Michigan 48061-5015

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  18. Southwestern Michigan College

    58900 Cherry Grove Rd, Dowagiac, Michigan 49047-9793

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  19. Wayne County Community College District

    801 W Fort St, Detroit, Michigan 48226

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Statistics

Professional Trends

Michigan Vs. National Fire Science Employment

Michigan 2,820
National 154,160

Of all of the fire science professionals in the country, nearly 2% are in the state of Michigan.

Employment Growth for Fire science professionals In Michigan

2,690 3,910 3,650 3,280 2,820
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Michigan, the field of fire science is growing. There were 130 more fire science professionals working in Michigan in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of fire science has grown by 5% in Michigan. This growth is slower than the national trend for fire science professionals which shows a 8% increase in the number of fire science professionals working around the nation.

Fire Science VS. All Professions salaries in Michigan

$55,680 $58,440 $58,428 $57,812 $56,262
$45,563 $47,071 $48,208 $48,728 $49,286
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to fire science professionals are growing in Michigan. In 2006 fire science professionals made a mean salary of $55,680 per year, and in 2010 they made $56,262 per year.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Michigan

10th percentile
$34,728
25th percentile
$44,428
50th percentile
$54,728
75th percentile
$68,810
90th percentile
$82,442

This represents a 1% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of fire science, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid fire science professionals earning 137% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Michigan state.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in Michigan

Construction Management
$62,956
Criminal Justice
$47,333
Fire Science
$56,262
Forestry
$52,662
Public Administration
$87,235

In Michigan, fire science professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Fire Science programs available for each degree type for all schools in Michigan

associate
21
bachelor
5
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
10
Total36

The number of students graduating from the 19 accredited fire science schools in Michigan is increasing. In 2006, 123 students graduated from fire science courses in Michigan. And in 2010, 153 students graduated.

Thus there was a 24% percent increase in the number of fire science school degree or certificate graduates in Michigan. Most of these graduates, or 58%, earned a associate's degree in fire science.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Michigan

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