Waldorf’s Bachelor of Science degree in Organizational Leadership combines a unique blend of leadership strategy and the flexibility to choose from a full slate of concentration options, each focused on real-world leadership applications. Concentrations range from industry-related areas to applied leadership specialties. With this program’s comprehensive leadership foundation, coupled with its integration of applied concentrations, the bachelor’s degree in Organizational Leadership is a versatile program that provides strong preparation for a variety of careers.

Occupational Safety and Health Concentration

Waldorf’s Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) concentration provides foundational knowledge and initial exposure to the Occupational Safety and Health field. Learners explore a variety of areas within the discipline, including industrial hygiene and occupational, environmental, and health safety. This concentration is designed for students seeking entry-level exposure to the OSH field, as well as for professionals in industries such as manufacturing, construction, and fire science who are seeking to bolster their risk management background.

Estimated time to complete this bachelor’s degree program is four years with full-time enrollment.

This program is available online only.

B.A./B.S. Degree Requirements

  • Completion of the core curriculum and the curriculum for the major, totaling 120 credits
  • A grade of C or higher in all coursework in the major and, if applicable, in the concentration(s)
  • 2.00 cumulative grade point average for work completed at Waldorf
  • Minimum of 36 upper-division credit hours

Review the complete list of core requirements for this program.

Major/Core Requirements
Requirements Credit Hours
Major Requirements 60
Courses Required for Major 24
Concentration 15
Remaining Professional Electives 21
Core Requirements 60
Grand Total: 120
Occupational Safety and Health Concentration Requirements*
Prefix Number Course Credit Hours
OSH 3001 Fundamentals of Occupational Safety and Health 3
OSH 3303 Worker’s Compensation 3
OSH 3401 Construction Safety 3
OSH 3525 Legal Aspects of Safety and Health 3
OSH 3640 Interactions of Hazardous Materials 3
Total Concentration Credit Hours: 15

*Concentration credits apply toward Group B credit requirements. Concentrations are optional.

If you have a significant amount of completed post secondary coursework or specialized training that you would like to transfer, consider the BAS Organizational Leadership – Occupational Safety & Health program.