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2023-2024 College Catalog 
2023-2024 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Environmental Health and Safety

Environmental Health & Safety

Program Description

The Environmental Health & Safety program will prepare students for employment as front-line health & safety technicians or managers required in many industries throughout the Midwest. This program is designed for students interested in pursuing a career in safety, industrial environmental regulations and compliance, hazardous materials handling and safe storage in industrial, medical, and educational environments. The Environmental Health & Safety (ENHS) coursework is available through on-line blended delivery leading to certificate, diploma, and degree award options focused on advanced programming in industrial safety.

Student Learning Outcomes

Environmental Health and Safety graduates are prepared to:

  • Examine safety, construction, and environmental regulations.
  • Implement occupational standards.
  • Identify the principles of industrial hygiene.
  • Integrate a safety training program in the workplace.


Associate of Applied Science