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Interested in serving the public, but not sure which field is the best fit? Our Public Safety (AAS) degree offers hands-on experience in law enforcement, fire science, emergency medical technology, and security. This degree program provides valuable high-level experience with the freedom to customize your education in the specific facets of public safety that most interest you. You’ll build a foundation in Constitutional and Oregon State Law, basic emergency medical skills, fire prevention and the equipment of firefighting. Some careers in public safety require continued education through a state specific academy. Be sure to speak with a career counselor to determine how this degree can help you reach your career goals!

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