Advance in your environmental career as you learn to manage complex issues related to health and safety. An increase in regulations has led to a demand for qualified managers to achieve and maintain compliance and streamline resources. Be prepared to control, prevent, and assess environmental and occupational hazards and learn how to communicate these risks to your stakeholders in an impactful way.
At a Glance
Skills You'll Learn
Create health and safety management systems
Enforce safety statutes and regulations
Assess and manage risk
Plan out your schedule and determine your preferred timeline for completing your master's degree—finish in as few as 18 months or take up to five years.
Environmental Scientists and Specialists Salary: National Average
"I was already working in my field and I was loving my field and so, I wanted to continue to be on the ground, getting my hands dirty, making an impact while pursuing my master's at the same time." —Dayna Reggero, graduate.
Flexible Online Classes
We understand the demands of balancing work, friends and family, and school can be challenging. That's why at University College, you can complete your program entirely online. Our online learning platform makes it easy to work anywhere at any time.
Our programs are developed and updated with the input of advisory boards composed of industry leaders and employers. This ensures that you'll learn what employers are looking for, and gain the most current information with a view to future industry trends, connecting you to future success.
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University College programs maintain the highest level of accreditation offered by The Higher Learning Commission, one of the regional accrediting bodies recognized by the federal government. The University of Denver and all of its academic programs are regionally accredited by this commission, and regional accreditation is the highest standard for universities in the United States.