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.

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Why Choose Occupational Safety and Health at UCM?

  • UCM's Occupational Safety and Health program is ANSAC-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
  • Ergonomics
  • Industrial Fire Protection
  • Safety and Health Lab
  • Safety Program Management

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

  • Construction Safety Manager
  • Risk Manager
  • Environmental Health and Safety Manager
  • Health and Safety Specialist
  • Loss Control Consultant
  • Corporate Director for Safety and Health

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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
  • Air and Waste Management Association

About our Faculty

The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1, which allows professors to get to know you and provide personalized attention.

In addition to diverse backgrounds and experience, they are also active participants in research and scholarly activity. Faculty members are active in professional organizations and have presented at national and international conferences.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated June 11, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Aug. 13, 2018
Jan. 7, 2019
Duration
Duration
4 years
Full time
Price
Price
221 USD
Missouri Resident: $221.00/per credit hour. Non-Resident: $442.00/per credit hour. Per credit hour rates do not include mandatory fees, housing or textbooks.
Information
Deadline
Locations
USA - Warrensburg, Missouri
Start date : Aug. 13, 2018
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End date July 31, 2022
Start date : Jan. 7, 2019
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End date Dec. 31, 2022
Start date : May 13, 2019
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End date Apr. 30, 2023
Dates
Aug. 13, 2018
USA - Warrensburg, Missouri
Application deadline Request Info
End date July 31, 2022
Jan. 7, 2019
USA - Warrensburg, Missouri
Application deadline Request Info
End date Dec. 31, 2022
May 13, 2019
USA - Warrensburg, Missouri
Application deadline Request Info
End date Apr. 30, 2023