Bachelor of Science in Occupational Safety, Health and Environment

COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

Department of Computer Science and Industrial Technology

Southeastern's Occupational Safety, Health and Environment program provides a comprehensive curriculum that prepares students with the ability to become highly qualified safety, industrial hygiene and environmental professionals. Students in the program gain the technical and managerial skills necessary to make significant contributions in their careers.

Career Information
Types of Jobs
  • Health and Safety Manager
  • HSE Specialist
  • Safety Advisor
  • Safety Compliance Officer
  • Safety Coordinator
  • Safety Manager
  • Safety Professional
  • Safety Specialist
  • Safety Technician
Types of Employers
  • Commercial and retail organizations
  • Consulting
  • Health care
  • Industry, heavy and light
  • Insurance carriers
  • Petrochemical
  • Regulatory and other governmental organizations
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS
  • Accredited by the Applied Science Accreditation Commission of ABET

  • Qualified faculty with outstanding academic qualifications and real-world experience

  • Sound foundation in the physical and biological sciences essential to the application of workplace safety and health, and environmental preservation

  • Close association with professional safety and health organizations, both on and off campus, to provide support and additional educational opportunities

  • Required internships and guided learning experiences

  • Honors curriculum available

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
  • Total semester hours required: 120

RELATED DEGREES
  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology

  • Bachelor of Science in Industrial Technology

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

  • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology

CAMPUS ORGANIZATIONS & ACTIVITIES
  • American Society of Safety Engineers

  • Epsilon Pi Tau

  • Women in Technology

 

Contact Information

Dr. Lu Yuan

lu.yuan@southeastern.edu

985-549-2189

Mailing address: SLU 10847, Hammond, LA 70402

On-campus address: Fayard Hall, Room 307

Program website