I started this journey late in my life, but found that the administration staff for the fire science was excellent as long as you visit in person. The options for a degree are so diverse that e-mails will not make your experience enjoyable. The Fire Science... Read More Department was very helpful and worked with me to achieve my degree in a short time frame. They work directly with the State Fire College, which makes things much easier.
The online program for both the AS and BAS degree is structured but still provides a lot of flexibility. The Professors all work in the field in addition to teaching so they have relevant information that teaches you more than just "book knowledge". In... Read More my opinion this is vital when applying for a job after graduation. The Dean is very involved in the program and is available for questions. There are also really cool study abroad opportunities to help animals in other countries, like Sea Turtles in Costa Rica.
I began my studies at Saint Petersburg College in 2007 while I was still a junior in high school. I received my Associates Degree and my Bachelors in Business Administration-Finance. SPC's program fully equipped me with the necessary knowledge and tools... Read More to further and better my career as an accountant. Their program is very diversified and touches on all aspects of business. The staff (including professors and guidance counselors) were extremely attentive and supportive to my individual needs as a student. Their mentoring and guidance led me to Graduate with Honors and obtain a membership at Golden Key International Honor Society. Scholasticly and professionally I could not have asked for more in a school, every dollar spent on my studies have more than paid off financial and personally.