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Safety Management BAAS Handout

Safety Management

What can I do with this major?

Related Career Titles
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Position Titles

  • Safety Specialist
  • Safety Inspector
  • Compliance Officer
  • Environmental Health & Safety Specialist
  • Safety Manager
  • Safety Director
  • Safety Administrator
  • Environmental Health & Safety Manager
  • Industrial Safety Trainer


  • Aerospace & Defense
  • Biotechnology
  • Business Services
  • Chemicals
  • Construction
  • Education, Gov't. & Nonprofit
  • Energy & Utilities
  • Financial Services
  • Healthcare
  • Hospitality & Leisure
  • Insurance
  • Manufacturing
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Software & Networking
  • Telecom
  • Transportation


Professional Organizations
Affiliate yourself with groups to network and learn about the field:

  • American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE), UHD Student Section
  • Women in Safety Engineering (WISE)
  • Safety Professionals & the Latino Workforce (SPALW)
  • Blacks in Safety Engineering (BISE)

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Graduate School Considerations *Programs not offered at UHD

  • Master of Science in Technical Communication
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Science in Data Analytics
  • Master of Science in Construction Engineering*
  • Master of Science in Computer Engineering*
  • Master of Science in Electrical Engineering *
  • Master of Science in Civil Engineering*
  • Master of Science in Construction Management*


Community Partnerships

Research local organizations offering field experiences to students pursuing an Engineering Technology degree.

  • Anheuser-Busch
  • BP
  • HNTB
  • City of Houston Public Works
  • FMC Technologies
  • Covestro
  • Lyondell Basell
  • UHD Facilities Management


What is Bachelors of Applied Arts and Science in Safety Management?

Students in the Applied Arts and Sciences degree in Safety Management program will be exposed to the human and equipment aspects of safety. Students will be trained in the ability to absorb new technologies generated from industry. The degree program produces graduates that are able to apply the most modern technologies to assure the safety operation of current enterprises and who have a sound foundation in safety management areas from human factors and industrial safety to domestic terrorism, risk management and environmental engineering and loss control.