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Minor in Safety, Health, and Environmental Applied Sciences

Overview

The minor in Safety, Health, and Environmental Applied Sciences consists of 18 credit hours in Occupational Safety, Health, and Environmental Sciences courses as identified below. The minor in Safety, Health, and Environmental Applied Sciences has improved job opportunities for students in Environmental Geoscience, Criminology, Human Resource Management, and International Business and Management.

Requirements

Courses Required for a Safety, Health and Environmental Applied Sciences Minor (18 cr. total)

Required Courses:

SAFE 101 Introduction to Occupational Safety and Health (3 cr)
SAFE 111 Principles of Industrial Safety I (3 cr)
SAFE 220 Hazardous Materials (3 cr)

Plus

Controlled Electives:

SAFE courses approved by department chair totaling nine credits (9 cr) which include SAFE 212 Hazard Prevention Management I (3 cr) and SAFE 310 Environmental Health and Safety Regulations and Sustainability (3 cr). It is recommended that the remaining three credits (3 cr) will be taken as SAFE 311 Fire Protection or SAFE 345 Process and Systems Safety.

  • Safety Sciences Department
  • Johnson Hall, Room 117
    1010 Oakland Avenue
    Indiana, PA 15705
  • Phone: 724-357-3017
  • Fax: 724-357-3992
  • Office Hours
  • Monday through Friday
  • 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
  • 1:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.