Do you want to help create a healthier environment?
You can make a difference in the workplace, community, and the environment as a whole with our Environmental Safety & Occupational Health degree.
You might be wondering… what can you do with an environmental science degree? A lot!
OUR STUDENTS HAVE A 100% INTERNSHIP AND JOB PLACEMENT RATE!
Internships are abundant and PAID! Students are earning $10,000-$15,000 in one summer!
Our students are working in the areas of:
The Armed Forces – working with hazardous materials, environmental remediation, and emergency response.
Sustainability – a growing field investigating and implementing pollution prevention, waste minimization, energy conservation, or alternative energy
Occupational Health/Safety – monitor and maintain the health and safety of employees in the workplace.
Emergency Management – help protect the public by training, planning, and responding to natural and man-made disasters.
Industrial Hygiene – determine the potential hazards and exposure levels from work practices and come up with solutions to reduce or eliminate them.
Environmental Remediation – cleanup sites contaminated with biological or chemical agents or work as a health and safety officer protecting employees on site.
Environmental Scientist - analyze and inspect facilities and find solutions that minimize hazards to the health of the environment and population.
You could work for government agencies & private sector areas such as…
-State Environmental Protection Agency
-Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
-Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
-Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
-Occupational, Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
-Fortune 500 manufacturers
& Health Administration and the United States Environmental Protection Agency programs.
KNOWN ALL-HAZARDS TRAINING CENTER
which is a nationally recognized disaster preparedness center.