Department of Fire Protection Engineering, A. James Clark School of Engineering, University of Maryland
COVID-19 Update: Moving online
UMD moved to an online environment March 18, 2020. Beginning March 30, all classroom instruction will be conducted virtually through the end of the academic year.
In 2016, we achieved our $2.5M milestone. Our current goal of $3M is sought to improve the stability of the position.
in current research expenditures
As of 2018, expenditures for our dynamic research ventures surpassed $2.3 million.
increase in student recruitment
In 2018, our Department had a 44% increase - the highest incoming number in Department history - which included an influx of more than 32 new students.
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A Family Tradition of Fire Service
FPE Alumni Steve Kerber discusses how his tenure at UMD bolstered his fire safety career.