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Liberal Studies (outlined in catalog with the following specifications) 44 cr.
Mathematics MATH 105
Natural Science CHEM 101 - 102
Social Science PSYC 101, global and multicultural awareness/social science elective
Liberal Studies Elective MATH 217
(no course with SAFE prefix)

Major Requirements 52-58 cr.
SAFE 101 Introduction to Occupational Safety and Health (3 cr)
SAFE 111 Principles of Industrial Safety I - General Industry (3 cr)
SAFE 211 Principles of Industrial Safety II - Construction Industry (3 cr)
SAFE 212 Hazard Prevention Management I (3 cr)
SAFE 215 Safety, Heatlh and Environmental Communications (3 cr)
SAFE 220 Hazardous Materials and Emergency Management (3 cr)
SAFE 310 Environmental Safety and Health Regulations and Sustainability (3 cr)
SAFE 311 Fire Protection (3 cr)
SAFE 330 Recognition, Evaluation, and Control of Occupational Health Hazards I (4 cr)
SAFE 335 Industrial and Environmental Stressors (2 cr)
SAFE 345 Process and Systems Safety (3 cr)
SAFE 347 Ergonomics (3 cr)
SAFE 361 Air and Water Pollution (2 cr)
SAFE 412 Hazard Prevention Management II (3 cr)
SAFE 430 Recognition, Evaluation, and Control of Occupational Health Hazards II (4 cr)
SAFE 435 Ethics and Professionalism (1 cr)
SAFE 488/493 Internship (6-12 cr)

Other Requirements 18 cr. Additional Science and Mathematics:
BIOL 104 or BIOL 155 Human Physiology and Anatomy (4 cr)
PHYS 111 Physics I Lecture (3 cr)
PHYS 121 Physics I Lab (1 cr)
PHYS 112 Physics II Lecture (3 cr)
PHYS 122 Physics II Lab (1 cr)

Business Electives (two 3-credit courses from approved list):
ACCT 200 Foundations of Accounting (3 cr)
MGMT 300 Human Resource Management (3 cr)
MGMT 310 Principles of Management (3 cr)
MGMT 311 Human Behavior and Organization (3 cr)
MGMT 434 Quality Management (3 cr)

Free Electives: 0-6 cr.

Total Degree Requirements: 120 cr.

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