What can you do with an environmental safety degree?
An environmental, safety & occupational health management degree from UF can help you:
- Create healthier workplaces and communities
- Practice the principles of sustainable development
- Train communities in emergency response and disaster planning
- Earn an average starting salary of $50,000 annually (our graduates have 100 percent job placement*)
As a student in our program you will:
"I would definitely encourage those students who are passionate about environmental health
field to pursue this program as it gives them a chance to come across various environmental
health problems and work towards eliminating them. I think this program would be fruitful to
those students who really care about the environment and public health."
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In The News
Read more about the ESOH Program in our newsroom.
Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP) has initiated a campaign that shares information about the safety profession with young people, encouraging them to choose safety as an occupation. BCSP will begin sharing new material promoting the safety profession on social media under the hashtag #ChooseSafety, spreading the message and encouraging engagement. View the
Choose Safety video.
Over 30-years of environmental experience!
In 1986, Findlay created the first
hazardous waste management program, and it remains the best
program internationally. The Environmental, Safety & Occupational Health Management Program continually develops and adapts to changing
issues in the field of environmental science.
Findlay's program combines class work with professional
internships and hands-on training in USEPA and OSHA programs at a nationally-recognized training facility.
ESOH Program Chair, Tim Murphy, Ph.D., at the
All Hazards Training Center
Graduate Safety Practitioner Designation (GSP)
University of Findlay's Environmental, Safety and Occupational Health Management Program is certified as a Qualified Academic Program (QAP) by the
Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP). This allows our ESOH graduates to apply for the
Graduate Safety Practitioner (GSP) designation!
The environmental, safety and occupational health management program is accredited by the
American Board of Engineering Technology Applied Science Accreditation Commission (ABET-ASAC) and the
National Environmental Health Science and Protection Accreditation Council (EHAC)
The mission of the Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental, Safety, and Occupational Health Management is "to foster understanding and life-long appreciation of the theory, practice and applications of science and law within the areas of Environmental, Safety and Occupational Health.
*ESOH students who seek out and work with recommended resources and networking opportunities benefit from job placement within six months post-graduation.