The online Graduate Certificate Occupational Health and Safety Management (OHSM) provides management skills to occupational health, environmental health, industrial hygiene professionals have the technical skills and seek to further their careers through management leadership. The graduate certificate provides graduate study in the fundamentals of project management, financial management and applies systems thinking to manage health and safety programs. This graduate certificate is offered by distance learning for midcareer professionals.
The Graduate Certificate is a non-degree program designed for those who seek a graduate level study concentrated in a specialty area. A standalone certificate is used to show study in an area, but may not need a full master’s degree. Students with a prior master’s degree may seek additional study through a Graduate Certificate. Courses carry degree credit and may be applied toward the MPH degree in health and safety management.
The Graduate Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety Management requires 16 credits includes:
|GEHS 6540||Occupational Health 1||3|
|GEHS 6700||Principles of Safety 1||2|
|GEHS 7230||Fundmtls of Prjt Mgmt for ES&H||3|
|GEHS 7240||Applyng Systms Thnking to EH&S||3|
|GEHS 7260||Fin Aspects Env Hlth Saf||3|
|GEHS 7310||Occ Laws and Compliance||2|
|Total Credit Hours||16|
Students who demonstrate knowledge in these areas may substitute this course with an elective course.
Graduate Certificate credits may be applied toward the MPH in Health and Safety Management.