Fire Science, and Graphic Design

Fire Science Technology and Graphic Design Technology

The mission of the Fire Science Technology program is to educate, train and prepare students for employment, promotion and advancement in a firefighting career by providing opportunities to new and current firefighters thereby increasing their employment, promotional and advancement probability. 

The Graphic Design Technology program's mission is to provide instruction and training in various Graphic Design employment areas, reflecting local and national labor market needs. Courses promote job competencies that students should master in order to develop the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to secure personally satisfying and socially useful employment.

 This department's programs are Fire Science Technology (FST), Graphic Design Technology (GDT).

Contact Information:
Layton Childress
Dean of Technical Education
417-447-8102
childrel@otc.edu