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Summer Classes

Summer 2015 course information is now available!

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Program Description

Fire protection engineers use science and technology to protect people, property and businesses from destructive fires. To learn more about the program, visit this page.

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MS Degree

The College of Engineering at Cal Poly has established a Master of Science (MS) degree program in Fire Protection Engineering (FPE). For more information check out this page.

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Graduate Certificates

This is only the third graduate program in Fire Protection Engineering in the United States and the first one to be located on the West Coast. For more details on graduate certificates click here.

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Distance Program

The FPE program at Cal Poly is offered both on-campus and online with the same high quality. Check out this page for more information on the Distance Program.

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The Fire Protection Engineering curriculum is designed to build on the skills, knowledge, and broad engineering principles students acquire in an undergraduate engineering program or in a closely related technical field. Click here for more.

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