To prepare for your Graduate Safety Practitioner designation (GSP), you’ll learn to identify and evaluate potential work environment hazards and take steps to resolve them.
The Graduate Safety Practitioner designation is integrated into the Safety Management bachelor’s degree program curriculum, so you’ll save you time – and money – by completing both at the same time. This professional credential also gives you an advantage in high-demand safety management jobs, with the potential to earn a higher graduate safety practitioner salary.
University of Central Missouri’s bachelor’s degrees in Occupational Safety - Safety Management are open to full- or part-time undergraduate students. Occupational Safety degree courses are offered on campus in Warrensburg, Missouri, but you may choose to take some courses in hybrid and online formats. Summer courses are all offered online.
Program Learning Outcomes
At the time of graduation, students with a Bachelor of Science degree in Occupational Safety will be able to:
- Anticipate, recognize and evaluate hazards for the development of control strategies through the application of math, science, business and risk management concepts.
- Formulate, design, implement and evaluate safety, health and/or environmental programs.
- Communicate professionally both verbally and in writing as an individual and as a contributing member of a multidisciplinary team.
- Identify and interpret applicable standards, regulations, and codes in a global society.
- Conduct an accident investigation including root cause analysis and development of a corrective action plan.
The Occupational Safety - Safety Management degree at the University of Central Missouri is accredited by the Applied and Natural Science Accreditation Commission of ABET and is a Qualified Academic Program (QAP) through the Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP).
- Exploring the Safety Sciences
- Applied Sciences for Professional Studies
- Principles of Accident Causation and Prevention
- Safety Leadership
- Industrial Hygiene
- Industrial Hazard Control
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesEnvironmental Management Occupational Health and Safety View 386 other Bachelors in Environmental Management in United States
- Complete the International Student Application
- Pay the non-refundable $75 application fee
- Prove English proficiency
- Provide financial support letter
- Provide a bank statement with adequate funds
- Official Transcripts
- Photocopy of passport
International16080 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 536 USD per credit during 48 months.
National16080 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 536 USD per credit during 48 months.
In-State8040 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 268 USD per credit during 48 months.
Living costs for Warrensburg
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