Requirements for a Major in Occupational Safety and Health Management
Students planning to major in occupational safety and health management (OSHM) must complete the following requirements:
1. General University Degree Requirements
As identified in the General Academic Policies section of the Grand Valley State University Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog. Note that some of the OSHM fundamentals courses listed as follows meet these requirements.
2. OSHM Fundamentals
Admission to major standing in the OSHM program requires approval of a secondary application. Applicants must meet at least the following:
GPA of 2.3 or above in the OSHM fundamentals courses listed below;
Completion of each course in the OSHM fundamentals with a grade of C (2.0) or above with not more than one repeat
The OSHM fundamentals courses, 33 to 38 credits, are as follows.
This suggested order of coursework assumes that students will complete the fundamentals and general education courses with the help of their advisor and apply for admission by February 1 of the winter semester of their sophomore year.