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Safety


Major

A minimum grade of C is required in all courses taught by the Department of Health Sciences (HSC) in the Safety major.

Pre-requisites

  • CHE 140: General Chemistry I (4 hrs)
  • CHE 141: General Chemistry II (4 hrs)
  • PHY 105: Fundamentals of Physics (4 hrs)
  • TEC 130: Introduction to Manufacturing Processes (3 hrs)
  • MAT 120: Finite Math (4 hrs)
  • MQM 100: Business and Economic Statistics (3 hrs) OR ECO/GEO/POS/PSY 138
  • KNR 182: Human Anatomy & Physiology II (3 hrs)

Major Courses

Required Courses

Fifty-two (52) hours of courses are required.

  • HSC 248: Occupational Health (3 hrs) 
  • HSC 271: Safety Technology (3 hrs) 
  • HSC 359: Industrial Hygiene (3 hrs)
  • HSC 378: Disaster Preparedness (3 hrs)
  • HSC 380: Fire Protection & Prevention (3 hrs) 
  • HSC 381: Occupational Safety & Health Act (3 hrs)
  • HSC 362: Ergonomics (3 hrs)
  • HSC 370: Industrial Safety (3 hrs)
  • HSC 372: Accident/Incident Investigation (3 hrs)
  • HSC 382: Improving Safety Performance (3 hrs)
  • HSC 385: System Safety (3 hrs)  
  • HSC 398.04: Professional Practice: Internship in Safety (9 hrs)

Elective Courses in Safety

At least six (6) hours of electives are required.

  • HSC 272: Construction Safety (3 hrs) 
  • HSC 383: Agricultural Safety and Health (3 hrs)
  • HSC 384: Hazardous Materials Regulation (3 hrs)

Recommended Electives for Safety Majors

  • BSC 160: Microbiology and Society (4 hrs)
  • CHE 220: Elementary Organic Chemistry (5 hrs)
  • ENG 145.13: Writing for Business and Govt. Organizations (3 hrs)
  • HSC 156: Environmental Health in the 21st Century (3 hrs)
  • HSC 249: Environmental Toxicology (4 hrs)
  • KNR 181: Human Anatomy & Physiology I (3 hrs)
  • FIL 250: Introduction to Risk and Insurance (3 hrs)
  • HSC 145: Environmental Health Practice (3 hrs)
  • KNR 282: Biomechanics of Human Movement (3 hrs)
  • KNR 342: Occupational Biomechanics (3 hrs)
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