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Department of Safety Sciences

  • Help us honor beloved retired faculty member Robert McClay

    Give to the McClay Ergonomics and Human Performance Project today. Your gift will create new opportunities for students!

  • Accreditation

    The Bachelor of Science degree program in Safety, Health, and Environmental Applied Sciences degree program is accredited by the Applied and Natural Science Accreditation Commission of ABET. The SHE Applied Sciences received accreditation through the Applied and Natural Science Accreditation Commission of ABET for the fall 2015–16 cycle. This program currently has 230 students and will graduate approximately 50 students per year. This program has the following educational objectives and student outcomes.

    The BS degree meets the Board of Certified Safety Professionals standards as a Qualified Academic Program. As a QAP, graduates of the BS degree are awarded the Graduate Safety Practitioner designation from the BCSP. Graduates with this designation receive a waiver of the Safety Fundamentals Examination and the recognition they are proceeding toward the CSP safety certification.