• Course Delivery
    100% Online
  • Total Credits
    12
  • In-State Tuition Per Credit
    $450.82
  • Out of State Tuition Per Credit
    $540.98

Safety Management

Graduate Certificate

The IU Online Graduate Certificate in Safety Management is designed for pre-career and in-service individuals seeking to advance their career and expand their professional network in public health.

As a student in this program, you take courses in safety education and training strategies, safety management in business and industry, risk assessment and compliance, and safety and health program design. You learn to facilitate the delivery of effective safety education and training, use analytical methods to determine and manage risk, and evaluate and control workplace hazards. In addition, a large focus will be placed on developing, implementing, and evaluating safety and health programs.

Your IU Online Graduate Certificate in Safety Management prepares you for such careers as:

  • Safety officer 
  • Corporate safety director 
  • Accident investigator 
  • Safety auditor 
  • Safety inspector 
  • Hazard analyst 
  • Safety compliance officer 
  • Emergency preparedness coordinator 
  • Employee safety and health director 
  • Risk control consultant 

Certificate Requirements

To earn the Graduate Certificate in Safety Management, you must complete 12 credit hours in safety management core courses.

NOTE: If you choose to pursue the IU Online MS in Applied Health Science in Safety Management, these certificate courses may apply to your degree requirements. Completion of the certificate program does not guarantee admission to the graduate program.

Courses

Core
  • SPH-S 502Instructional Strategies for Safety Education3 Credits
  • SPH-S 513Safety Management in Business and Industry3 Credits
  • SPH-S 610Occupational Risk Management3 Credits
  • SPH-S 632Managing Occupational Health Programs3 Credits

Tuition & Fees

Cost for Indiana Residents
  • Per Credit Hour
  • Tuition: $450.82
  • 3 Credit Hours
  • Tuition: $1352.46
Cost for Out of State Residents
  • Per Credit Hour
  • Tuition: $540.98
  • 3 Credit Hours
  • Tuition: $1622.94
Note:  Additional fees will apply.

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