Waldorf University’s online Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Fire/Rescue Executive Leadership will provide you with the knowledge and skills to be successful in an exciting fire/rescue leadership career.

Our fire/rescue MBA will help develop your fire/rescue executive leadership skills and increase your knowledge of critical leadership areas like crisis communication, emergency management, community risk reduction, accounting/finance, human resources, research, and more.

Earning your MBA with a Fire/Rescue Executive Leadership concentration can help you prepare for a career such as:

  • Fire department administrative manager
  • Fire or arson investigator
  • Fire chief or deputy chief
  • Fire inspector
  • Emergency management director

Waldorf’s MBA with a Fire/Rescue Executive Leadership concentration program is only available online.

Why Earn Your MBA With a Fire/Rescue Executive Leadership Concentration Online at Waldorf?

Whether you are new to the fire/rescue world or a seasoned expert, taking the next step in your education can help you boost your career trajectory. Our MBA and fire/rescue executive leadership courses feature a high level of student-faculty interaction and collaboration, as well as valuable opportunities for students to interact with each other online.

Earn Your MBA Online Around Your Busy Schedule

Waldorf’s convenient and flexible online course delivery format makes it easy to earn your MBA, whether you are working full-time, have a family, have other personal obligations—or all of the above. Imagine earning your MBA during your down time at the firehouse.

You will access our highly regarded fire/rescue executive leadership course content through the latest interactive technology and remote course delivery systems. This format allows you to learn at your own pace while still being part of the class, including interacting with your professors and classmates.

Learn From Supportive, Expert MBA and Fire/Rescue Faculty

Waldorf’s MBA and fire/rescue executive leadership faculty are experts and practicing professionals in their fields, offering extensive experience that will help you understand the realities of your future career.

Our faculty members are caring, accessible, and dedicated to your success. They take the time to mentor and guide you as you progress through your courses to earn your MBA with a Fire/Rescue Executive Leadership concentration online.

MBA With a Fire/Rescue Executive Leadership Concentration Curriculum Overview

As you earn your MBA, you will increase your knowledge and insights in areas like economics, crisis communication for leadership, accounting for managerial decision-making, human resource management, public finance and budgeting, research methods, and management information systems.

In addition, you will take courses specific to current industry issues, including:

  • Leadership theory and practice
  • Leadership development and coaching
  • The fire/rescue executive’s role in community risk reduction
  • The fire/rescue executive’s role in emergency management
  • Executive leadership for fire/rescue officers

This program is available online only.

Master's Degree Requirements

  • Completion of 36-credit hour curriculum
  • Minimum 3.00 cumulative GPA
  • Grade of B or higher in all required courses and professional electives

MBA With a Fire/Rescue Executive Leadership Concentration Degree Requirements

Master's Degree Requirements
Prefix Number Course Credit Hours
ACC 5301 Management Applications of Accounting 3
COM 5360 Crisis Communication for Leadership 3
HRM 5200 Human Resource Management 3
MBA 5401 Management Information Systems 3
MBA 5652 Research Methods 3
MBA 6053 Economics for Managers 3
PA 5305 Public Finance and Budgeting 3
Total Major Requirement Credit Hours: 21