Business Technology

General Business, Fire Service Administration Emphasis - Associate in Science

This program prepares students for career advancement in Fire Service Administration in Horry and Georgetown counties. Under a statewide agreement, HGTC will award credit for courses successfully completed through the SC Fire Academy (SCFA) or National Fire Academy (NFA). These courses must be listed on an official transcript provided by SCFA/NFA to the HGTC Admissions Office. Credit will be awarded only for courses that meet American Council on Education recommendations and that reflect a transcript grade and a final examination. Credit is awarded on the basis of one half (.5) credit for every 15 contact hours, up to a maximum of 18 credit hours. The transfer agreement is with the University of Memphis. 

Credit Requirements: 69 semester credit hours