Associate of Science in Safety Technology
Nicholls State University

Program Details

The online AS in Safety Technology degree program from Nicholls State University is designed to prepare students for entry-level employment as field safety technologists in the petroleum industry and beyond.

Graduates possess the knowledge, skills, and abilities to:

  • Conduct evaluations to minimize hazardous conditions and risks of injury
  • Steps to ensure employees have the necessary job-specific technical skills
  • Facilitate a safe and healthy work environment through effective communication and prevention education
  • Participate in investigations to determine causes and take corrective actions to prevent future incidents

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Association of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering (ATMAE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Nicholls State University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score