University of Wisconsin - Whitewater

College of Education

Safety Studies


John Chenoweth, Associate Dean

Hyland Hall 4300

Whitewater, WI 53190

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Safety Studies

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Science (M.S.) Degree program in Occupational and Environmental Safety and Health is designed to develop an advanced understanding of general and specific issues relevant to occupational and environmental safety. Students will develop skills in collecting, analyzing, drawing conclusions from data. Courses will include preparation and delivery of oral and written reports and projects relevant to accident investigations, job safety analyses, health concerns, workers' compensation issues, fire protection measures, workplace ergonomics assessment and hazard investigation.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Distant Town

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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