Master of Science in Safety Management
Oakland University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Safety Management program prepares students to become effective business managers in safety management and is designed to benefit college graduates and in-service safety professionals who wish to further their academic and professional training.  The curriculum focuses on the business aspects of safety in the workplace and combines core MBA coursework with an application of these skills toward safety-related case studies in risk assessment, loss control, risk management, safety program planning, administration, and management.  Graduates will have the business analytical tools and skills necessary for making sound management decisions in business and industry as they relate to occupational safety, health, and environmental issues in the workplace.


  • Must hold a bachelor’s degree in occupational safety and health of a related field of study from a regionally accredited institution
  • A cumulative GPA of 3.00 or above
  • Two years of safety-related work experience is strongly recommended

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission