Master of Science in Safety & Health Management
Central Washington University

Program Details

Advance your career with this occupational health and safety master’s degree online.  Designed for a working Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) professional, this program recognizes the time constraints involved in your current career.  Enjoy the flexibility of online learning while holding down a job as you learn executive-level skills and knowledge to administer and assess EHS programs.  

Courses utilize modern instructional tools to engage students in online discussions, complete real-world projects, and perform research that is applicable in their current workplaces.  Move through the program as part of a cohort which supplies a feeling of support and collaborative relationships that can last a lifetime even though you are studying at a distance.  

Graduates are eligible to apply with BCSP, a leader in credentialing for safety, health, and environmental practitioners, for GSP designation.  The GSP meets the credential requirements for the Certified Safety Professional® (CSP®), ensuring holders have demonstrated accomplishment and commitment to professional development, and allowing these holders to waive the Associate Safety Practitioner® (ASP®) certification exam.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Central Washington University is accredited by:

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Interview, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Requires at least two years of full-time work experience in safety, industrial hygiene, environmental management, or a related field