12 months
Duration
20210 USD/year
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About

The Master of Science in Safety Science program at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University provides students with technical skills and practical experience, equipping them to address industry compliance standards or provide expertise in aircraft accident investigations. 

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Overview

At the Prescott Campus, students learn with experts in the Robertson Aircraft Accident Investigation Lab, the most complete facility of its kind in the nation, and the only one at any university. This “crash lab” enables students to get hands-on experience of select aircraft accident scenarios.

Students will have opportunities for full immersion in the program through diverse internships and a variety of clubs and professional organizations, like the American Society of Safety Engineers, Flight Safety Foundation, and International Society of Air Safety Investigators.

About Safety Science at the Prescott, AZ Campus

The Safety Science program at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University qualifies students for specialized positions in a rapidly growing, highly paid and exciting field, and provides job placement assistance upon graduation. Safety is a critical part of aviation, manufacturing and industrial design. This program provides the knowledge and skills necessary to practice occupational health and safety programs in any workplace. 

The Master of Science in Safety Science degree is housed in the College of Aviation and is recognized by the Associate Safety and Health Manager (ASHM) program, and approved by the Institute of Hazardous Materials Management (IHMM). Graduating students from the program can apply for the ASHM credential without an exam requirement or application fee. The ASHM designation is an important step to gain Certified Safety and Health Manager (CSHM) certification, often leading to executive career opportunities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Quantitative Methods
  • Ergonomics
  • Human Factors
  • Occupational Safety
  • Research Methods
  • Safety Training & Leadership

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcripts sent directly from all colleges and universities attended (bachelor’s degree is required) Official transcripts of any graduate courses attempted.
    • The statement of objectives is an important part of your application. You should give your reasons for wishing to do graduate work in the field you have chosen, incorporating your interests, your background, and your long-term professional goals.
    • Letters of Recommendation - Three Endorser’s Recommendations — two academic and one professional.
    • Resume - A current résumé outlining your past educational and work experiences.
    • GMAT/GRE Scores

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20210 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20210 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    20210 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20210 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Prescott

960 - 1440 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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