College and University Students

students and graduates

Working on a fire truck or ambulance is only the beginning of opportunities within PFRES. Our organization responds to a wide range of emergencies in an assortment of environments. This means we need members that are diverse, well trained, and adaptable to accomplish our mission. Higher education prepares the members of PFRES to fulfill a multitude of vital roles. In addition to receiving a pay incentive, your degree will provide you opportunities to advance in your career.

MajorsCareer Paths
Science, Technology, Engineering, and MathematicsHazardous Materials, Technical Rescue, Fire Investigations, Building Inspections, Information Technology, Emergency Medical Services, Executive Leadership, Command, Logistics, Emergency Management, Training Division
Political Science, Government Science, Business Administration, Psychology, Education, CommunicationAdministration, Public Information Officer, Executive Leadership, Command, Logistics, Emergency Management, Recruiting, Training Division, Public Outreach and Education, Fire Prevention, Recruitment
Health Sciences, Kinesiology, NursingEmergency Medical Services, EMS Supervisor, Health and Safety Officer, Hazardous Materials, Training Division, Logistics, Command, Emergency Management