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Occupational Safety and Health, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #38 (WUR) Atlanta, GA, United States| Online
People depend on you to keep their workplaces safe — so when it’s time to earn your master’s degree, you shouldn’t have to leave your job to do it. With Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) Professional Master in Occupational Safety and Health (Online), you'll elevate your career with instruction from top leaders. 
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Overview

With the Master degree of Occupational Safety and Health you'll learn how to produce first-rate action plans, improve current safety and health programs, as well as how to successfully apply business, technological, and analytical insights to any challenge that comes your way. 

Our hybrid-format blends the benefits of working face-to-face with industry experts and peers with the convenience of learning online so you can keep your career in motion.

The two-year master's program offered by Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) allows you to gain the knowledge and experience you need to surge forward in your career by teaching you how to:

  • Manage complex safety and health programs including identifying risks, deploying action plans, measuring, and improving performance.
  • Solve real-world problems through hands-on exercises, case studies, and labs.
  • Produce immediate results in your workplace through strategic thinking.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Fundamentals of Occupational Safety and Health Program Management
  • Advanced Safety Principles
  • Applied Ergonomics 
  • Culture Leadership Influences on Safety and Health
  • Occupational Safety and Health Capstone
  • Current issues on Occupational Safety and Health 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    30 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • An bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
  • GPA of a least 3.0
  • At least one year of professional work experience (post-bachelor’s degree) in a safety and health general industry or construction related fields
  • Interview
  • Online Application  

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1100 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1100 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1100 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1100 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Atlanta

  • 1213 - 2210 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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