Occupational Safety & Health
Prepare. Prevent. Prosper.
We're excited to announce our new Bachelor of Science in Occupational Safety & Health
Check the program of study and program learning outcomes for the BS in the left menu. Call us to learn more at 907-786-6465.
The Occupational Safety and Health program prepares students for employment as safety professionals in a variety of industries, including construction, petroleum, mining and tourism.
Employment opportunities are growing for safety professionals. This program provides a thorough background in occupational safety and health, preparing graduates for entry-level safety positions in industry and government agencies throughout Alaska.
Program coursework includes hazardous materials, safety training methods, ergonomics, industrial hygiene, injury prevention, epidemiology, Occupational Safety and Health Administration standards, and safety program management and record keeping.