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46 Masters Programs in Occupational Safety and Health

A master’s degree is a big step in the journey of education. It indicates that you are a serious student and dedicated to achieving your career goals. Whatever your area of expertise is, you can go farther with an advanced degree. What is a Master in Occupational Safety and Health? A degree in occupational safety and health can prepare you to work towards ensuring a safe working environment… Read more

A master’s degree is a big step in the journey of education. It indicates that you are a serious student and dedicated to achieving your career goals. Whatever your area of expertise is, you can go farther with an advanced degree.

What is a Master in Occupational Safety and Health? A degree in occupational safety and health can prepare you to work towards ensuring a safe working environment for many people. Some of the topics typically included in this field of study are construction safety, hazardous materials management, and accident investigation. Students who achieve this degree also should have the necessary background to potentially become a Certified Safety Professional.

Pursuing this type of degree can acclimate a student to the rigors of working in a real-world environment. Students often attain the skills to lead, to manage time effectively, and to make decisions regarding workplace safety standards. These skills can greatly enhance your marketability when seeking employment.

Depending on which institution you choose to attend, the cost of the program can vary. There are many options available for schools that offer this degree. Completion of the program can take one to three years.

A Master in Occupational Safety and Health prepares an individual for work in a variety of interesting fields. One could become a warehouse manager, responsible for overseeing the working conditions of many workers. Another possible job is a health and safety manager at a resort, where one would need to be responsible not just for employees but also the guests.  Hospitals also need health and safety experts. Healthcare has a great deal of potential problems that need to be addressed, as it involves employees working closely with people who are already sick or injured.

There are schools offering a Master in Occupational Safety and Health throughout the world. Plus, there are online options as well. Some schools offer a mix of online and classroom learning. To get started, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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AIDIMME
Valencia, Spain

The Double Degree Master's Degree in Integrated Management of Quality, Environment and Prevention of Occupational Risks is a degree with high demand in the business field, a p ... +

The Double Degree Master's Degree in Integrated Management of Quality, Environment and Prevention of Occupational Risks is a degree with high demand in the business field, a perfect complement and an aid for university degree students who want to go to work in the industry. -
Master
Part-time
Spanish
20 Oct 2022
20 Oct 2022
Campus
 
Aucal Business School
Getafe, Spain

This University Master's Degree in PRL includes, in its study plan, all the contents regulated by the Royal Decree for the performance of higher-level functions in the three p ... +

This University Master's Degree in PRL includes, in its study plan, all the contents regulated by the Royal Decree for the performance of higher-level functions in the three preventive disciplines: Safety at Work, Industrial Hygiene, and Ergonomics and Applied Psychosociology. The Master is an official qualification from the Francisco de Vitoria University and with a study load of 60 ECTS. -
Master
Part-time
9 months
Spanish
Online
 
Universidad de Murcia
Murcia, Spain

The world of work and the way work life is organized in our societies today is a key determinant of well-being. Maintaining a good level of health for the working population i ... +

The world of work and the way work life is organized in our societies today is a key determinant of well-being. Maintaining a good level of health for the working population is an important objective of any society, workplace accidents and occupational diseases or psychological disorders reduce the effective contribution of people to their well-being, that of their family, that of your community and that of your country; and, on the other hand, because it is an essential condition for sustainable, economic, social and environmental development. Furthermore, the most successful organizations have understood the importance of investing in promoting health at work. They are aware that healthy workers and a healthy workplace are the foundations for sustainable economic success. In the context of the transition towards the knowledge society and the growth of the service sector in our economies, the role of workers becomes more important. It is vital, and increasingly recognized, that only healthy employees enable companies and our societies together to develop innovative capabilities that ensure survival in global competition. -
Master
Full-time
Spanish
Campus
 

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University of Oviedo
Oviedo, Spain

This Master qualifies to perform higher-level functions in Occupational Risk Prevention in the specialties and preventive disciplines of Work Safety, Industrial Hygiene and Er ... +

This Master qualifies to perform higher-level functions in Occupational Risk Prevention in the specialties and preventive disciplines of Work Safety, Industrial Hygiene and Ergonomics and Applied Psychosociology, in accordance with ROYAL DECREE 39/1997, of January 17 , by which the Regulation of Prevention Services is approved. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
Spanish
Sep 2022
Campus
 
Universidad Pública de Navarra - UPNA
Pamplona, Spain

Specialize in occupational risks in the business environment, make the resources of safety and health at work profitable and implement preventive measures to improve the welfa ... +

Specialize in occupational risks in the business environment, make the resources of safety and health at work profitable and implement preventive measures to improve the welfare of workers and prevent accidents and occupational diseases. -
Master
Full-time
2 semesters
Spanish
Sep 2022
Campus
 
Turin School of Development (International Training Centre of the ILO)
Turin, Italy

The Master has been specifically designed for hygienists, physicians, chemists, engineers, inspectors, practitioners and officers, with a university degree but without a previ ... +

The Master has been specifically designed for hygienists, physicians, chemists, engineers, inspectors, practitioners and officers, with a university degree but without a previous specialization in OSH, who are working, or wish to work, as OSH specialists. -
Master
Full-time
English
05 Sep 2022
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
VSB - Technical University of Ostrava
Ostrava, Czech Republic

The aim of the study is to equip the graduate with competencies enabling him to successfully apply himself in the labor market in the field of HSE (Health, Safety, Environment ... +

The aim of the study is to equip the graduate with competencies enabling him to successfully apply himself in the labor market in the field of HSE (Health, Safety, Environment). The graduate of the study program is equipped with the necessary range of technical, natural sciences and social disciplines, to the extent sufficient to solve complex safety problems in practice. While studying, the emphasis is on acquiring skills, especially through internships and guided practice. Graduates are also prepared for scientific research, especially in the field of safety and security. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2022
Campus
 
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Daytona Beach, USA +1 More

Whether you are looking to advance your current position or are seeking a career change, Embry-Riddle’s Master of Science in Occupational Safety Management can prepare you to ... +

Whether you are looking to advance your current position or are seeking a career change, Embry-Riddle’s Master of Science in Occupational Safety Management can prepare you to meet the needs in any industry, with an emphasis on the specific challenges that face aviation and aerospace. And Embry-Riddle’s reputation will put you in front of the leaders of the industry worldwide. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
English
Aug 2022
Campus
Online
 
Universidad Complutense de Madrid
Madrid, Spain

The general objective of the University Master's Degree is to provide students with the general and specific knowledge and competencies that are required for the development o ... +

The general objective of the University Master's Degree is to provide students with the general and specific knowledge and competencies that are required for the development of professional activity in this area in accordance with the regulations applicable to the higher-level functions described in Art. 35 of Royal Decree 39/1997, which approves the Regulation of Prevention Services. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
3 semesters
Spanish
Sep 2022
06 Sep 2022
Campus
 
Leeds Beckett University
Leeds, United Kingdom

Effective health and safety practices are integral to the success of any organisation. Whether you work as an operations manager, office manager, engineer or technician, you w ... +

Effective health and safety practices are integral to the success of any organisation. Whether you work as an operations manager, office manager, engineer or technician, you will be involved in establishing and maintaining a safe working environment. We will develop your knowledge of how different organisations use varying levels of safety procedures and you will assess their impact on the company as a whole. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
 
UNIR
Logroño, Spain

The Master in Integrated Management Systems UNIR online is the only one that empowers you to work in the coordination, implementation and evaluation of quality management syst ... +

The Master in Integrated Management Systems UNIR online is the only one that empowers you to work in the coordination, implementation and evaluation of quality management systems, environment, safety and health at work and CSR, as well as superior technical PRL , in the specialty you choose. -
Master
Part-time
Spanish
Online
 
Euroinnova International Online Education
Atarfe, Spain

Take our master and you will acquire the necessary skills and knowledge, which will allow you to become a technician in Work Safety, Industrial Hygiene, Ergonomics and Applied ... +

Take our master and you will acquire the necessary skills and knowledge, which will allow you to become a technician in Work Safety, Industrial Hygiene, Ergonomics and Applied Psychosociology, thus training you to be able to develop professionally in this sector, as a qualified professional for it. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
1100 hours
Spanish
Online
 
KTH Royal Institute of Technology
Stockholm, Sweden

Functional and well-designed work systems, organisations and work environments are essential for a healthy and productive working life, and professionals with knowledge in pro ... +

Functional and well-designed work systems, organisations and work environments are essential for a healthy and productive working life, and professionals with knowledge in proactive occupational safety and health management play a vital role. In this programme, students learn how to plan, design and analyse work environments, from the perspectives of sustainable work and organisational performance. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Aug 2022
Campus
 
Fundación Universitaria Iberoamericana (FUNIBER)
Barcelona, Spain

The Master in Occupational Risk Prevention becomes an optimal instrument for the development of a training in safety and health of high level, thanks to the accumulated experi ... +

The Master in Occupational Risk Prevention becomes an optimal instrument for the development of a training in safety and health of high level, thanks to the accumulated experience and teaching within this field. -
Master
Part-time
English
Online
 
University of Nottingham Malaysia
Semenyih, Malaysia

The MSc Occupational Health and Safety Leadership is a programme for those who have an interest in the management of health and safety at work. The programme presents health a ... +

The MSc Occupational Health and Safety Leadership is a programme for those who have an interest in the management of health and safety at work. The programme presents health and safety leadership within a problem-solving framework and is designed around two central activities: identifying and managing contemporary risks to health and safety and developing effective leadership strategies. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
English (UK)
Campus