The University Center at Triton College
Southern Illinois University Carbondale


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If you like the classroom experience, but you can't make it to the Southern Illinois University Carbondale campus. We will bring our campus closer to you - as near as Triton College. You'll have the quintessential experience of being in a college classroom with an SIU teacher and you'll be closer to home. It's almost like we make house calls.

SIU offers a Fire Service Management Program on the campus of Triton College. The mission of the Fire Service Management Program (FSM) is to provide you, the fire service professional with highly trained and qualified instructors within the various fields of study in the FSM program. We are committed to the enhancement and advancement of fire service professionals through higher education.

The Industrial Technology weekend program offered by Southern Illinois University Carbondale has been designed to allow adults to pursue a Bachelor of Science degree while working full time. It includes 48 semester hours of college courses covering such subjects as Six Sigma, lean manufacturing, computer-aided manufacturing, supervision, and project management. These courses, required for SIUC’s Industrial Technology major, are scheduled over a 24 month period. A typical course would be scheduled on alternate weekends, with day long classes held on both Saturdays and Sundays. Classes begin promptly at 8:00 A.M. SIUC’s IT program is accredited by ATMAE.

For more information, please contact Gary Kistner at: (708) 456-0300 Ext. 3176
Peter L. Renz at: (708) 779-4258, Fax (708) 583-3190

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