Curriculum

The program is designed to provide the technical and professional knowledge required by individuals pursuing careers in occupational safety and health, focusing on management aspects of safety and occupational health.  The curriculum includes ten courses, each 3 hours, for a total of 30 credit hours.  Students will enroll in two courses per semester for five semesters total.  Below are the courses and the order they will be presented:

SEMESTER COURSE COURSE TITLE
     
1st Fall OSH 621 Industrial Hygiene and Safety Program Development
  OSH 655 Legal Aspects of Safety and Health
   
1st Spring OSH 640 Safety and Health Program Management and Training
  OSH 637 Biostatistics and Probability
   
1st Summer OSH 644 Internship in Safety and Health
  OSH 657 Current Literature and Research in Safety and Health
   
2nd Fall OSH 650 Occupational Safety & Health Organizational Leadership & Management
  OSH 636 Transportation Safety
   
2nd Spring OSH 656 Ergonomics and Biomechanics
  OSH 654 Advanced Safety & Health Management & Administration