Bachelor Degree Transfer Programs

Fire and Emergency Services - Higher EducationCollege of DuPage maintains transfer partnerships with several universities. Students interested in transferring to these - or other four-year schools - after completing their associate's degree at COD should consult with the coordinator of the COD Fire Science Technology program to develop a course plan to ensure that all credits are fully transferable.

For more information about the COD Fire Science transfer partnerships, contact the coordinator of the Fire Science program at (630) 942- 2107, email:, or partnering institutions at:

Eastern Kentucky University

Eastern Kentucky University offers both on campus (for the traditional student) and on-line (for the working professional) Bachelor Programs with opportunities to major or minor in Fire,Arson, Explosives Investigations, Emergency Medical Care, Fire Protection & Safety Engineering, and Fire Protection Administration. Click on the EKU links above for more information. 

Southern Illinois University
For more information click on the SIU link above.

University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh

University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh offers on-line Bachelor Degrees in Fire and Emergency Services Management with an emphasis on Fire Service Leadership or Emergency Management. Click on the UWOsh link above for more program information.

Western Illinois University (Macomb)

Western Illinois offers both on campus and on-line Bachelor Programs.  The on campus program is for the traditional student, while the on-ine program is meant for the working professional in the fire service. Click on the WIU link above for more program information.




Contact Information

Dan Krakora, EMS/Fire Science Manager
Robert J. Miller Homeland Security Education Center (HEC), Room 1018
(630) 942-2107

Jill Davis, Program Counselor and Advisor
(630) 942-2146

Health and Sciences Division
Health and Science Center (HSC), Room 1220, (630) 942-8331

Feedback/compliments/concerns regarding this Health Science Program. For general inquiries, please use contact information listed above.

College of DuPage

425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn IL, 60137

(630) 942-2800 (Main)

(630) 942-3000 (Student Services)

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