Bachelor in Occupational Safety & Health

University of Central Missouri

Program Description

Bachelor in Occupational Safety & Health

University of Central Missouri

Applying the skills learned in this program reduces potential safety, security and health losses. Safety science professionals are in demand, and UCM's Occupational Safety and Health program prepares you for a rewarding career in this field.

Why Choose Occupational Safety and Health at UCM?

  • UCM's Occupational Safety and Health program is ASAC-ABET accredited.
  • Career placement rates for safety science graduates are very high.
  • In addition to achievement awards, UCM's safety programs have more than nine scholarships available to students.

What will I study?

You'll learn the safety sciences issues faced in local, national and global contexts, and how to identify technical solutions to occupational safety and health problems.

Courses include:

  • Accident Investigation
  • Industrial Fire Protection
  • Industrial Ventilation for Environment Safety and Health
  • Safety and Health Lab

What can I do with a degree in Occupational Safety and Health?

  • Construction Safety
  • Director of Environmental Health
  • Director of Public Health
  • Health and Safety Officer
  • Medical Clinic Director

How can I get involved outside the classroom?

At UCM, we value engaging learning experiences that include student involvement and service-learning projects.

In Occupational Safety and Health, there are several involvement opportunities:

  • American Society of Safety Engineers
  • American Industrial Hygiene Association
  • Rho Sigma Kappa Honor Society
  • Collegiate Firefighters Association
  • Air and Waste Management Association
This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated June 18, 2016
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This course is Campus based
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Sept. 2017
Full time
Start date Sept. 2017
USA Warrensburg, Missouri
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