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Occupational Safety & Health Management, B.S.

The Bachelor of Science degree in occupational safety and health management (OSHM) provides students with the proper balance of safety management and scientific training required in the field for manufacturing, insurance, chemical, government, and service industries.


6%
National Job Growth

Occupational safety and health opportunities are projected to grow 6% in the U.S. by 2025.

Nearly 100% Job Placement

Nearly 100% of GVSU occupational safety and health alumni find job placements post-graduation.

4%
Michigan Job Growth by 2025

Occupational safety and health opportunities are projected to grow 4% in Michigan by 2025.


Source: EMSI, 2021

Program Overview

OSHM prepares students for entry-level positions within the occupational safety profession. Students are immersed in a curriculum that exposes them to a wide range of experiences to prepare them for a career based on the industry in which they wish to work. The following are examples of industry sectors that hire OSHM professionals: manufacturing, insurance, chemical, government, service industries.

Why Study OSHM at Grand Valley?


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