FESA 495 - Independent Study

  • 1 - 6 credits

Independent Study requires students to work on an individualized project with a FESA instructor of their choice. Possible projects could include research paper or presentation, program development and implementation, budgets for new resources, etc. Special projects assigned by a student’s fire department or employer may be considered for Independent Study coursework, at the instructor’s discretion. A maximum of 6 credits can be earned through FESA 495.

Students requesting an independent study must contact their desired supervising instructor and complete this agreement PRIOR to registering for FESA 495. To register, submit the completed form signed by both student and instructor to Rebekah Pichotta (rebekah.pichotta@colostate.edu). Rebekah will contact you with registration information.

This course can be applied toward:


Admission to the FESA BS program and written consent of instructor.

Important Information

Only students enrolled in the Fire and Emergency Services B.S. program are allowed to register. This course cannot be used towards the Fire and Emergency Services Administration Certificate. Certificate students will not be allowed to register.

Students must consult with an instructor prior to registering to determine scope of Independent Study project and possible credits earned.

Textbooks and Materials

This course does not require textbooks.


Larry Grosse