Occupational Health and Safety - Minor
The Occupational Safety and Health minor consists of 15 hrs of selected upper-level Public Health coursework. Students are encouraged to select courses in consultation with a Public Health Studies Academic Advisor.
Students applying for an OCSH minor must have a 2.0 or better overall GPA and meet with a PHLT advisor to declare the minor. Students are required to meet a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better in their minor coursework. Proper classification is required for the course level taken and any minor course prerequisites must be met.
Students with a minor in Occupational Safety and Health minor are prepared to recognize factors that make a workplace unsafe and learn how to reduce risks for everyone.
Requirements to declare Occupational Safety & Health minor:
Must have a 2.0 TAMU GPA
|Code||Title||Semester Credit Hours|
|PHLT 331||Occupational Safety and Health I||3|
|PHLT 333||Accident Investigation||3|
|PHLT 432||Human Factors and Ergonomic Health and Safety||3|
|PHLT 434||Project Cost Benefit and Economics||3|
|Select one of the following:||3|
|Epidemiology in Public Health|
|The Environment and Public Health|
|Total Semester Credit Hours||15|
Minimum 15 hours required.
Minimum of 6 hours at 300- to 400-level.
Minimum 2.0 TAMU GPA and a completed minor form filed in the Public Health Studies advising office.