National Fire Academy
Students who successfully complete courses in the Fire Service Administration concentration listed above are eligible to receive course completion certificates from the National Fire Academy.
Point Park's public administration program is the first institution in Pennsylvania — and one of only 13 colleges and universities nationwide — to be recognized by the U.S. Fire Administration for its concentrations in fire service administration and emergency medical services administration. Learn more.
With a degree or certificate in public administration, you will have the option to pursue various career opportunities, such as:
- City Manager
- Director of Public Works
- Department Head, County Government
- Deputy Mayor
- State or Federal Agency Director
- Disaster and Emergency Services Manager
- Community Affairs Manager
- Non-Profit Administrator
- Grant Writer
- Public Policy Analyst
- Health Care Administrator