Careers

Aerospace and Occupational Safety

As a student in this cutting-edge science, you'll examine issues relating to health, hygiene, safety compliance, workplace standards and the environment. As a graduate, you'll be poised to assume positions in industry, government and research. The Bachelor of Science in Aerospace and Occupational Safety program is offered at the Florida campus. 

Career Areas

  • Accident Investigation
  • Accident Prevention
  • Aircraft Manufacturing
  • Airport Safety
  • Aviation Industry/Aviation Safety
  • Consulting
  • Education/Instruction/Training
  • Environmental, Health and Safety
  • Ergonomics/Human Factors
  • Industrial Hygiene
  • Loss Control
  • Operations Safety
  • OSHA Compliance Management
  • Research
  • Risk Management
  • Safety Management
  • Safety Program Coordinators
  • Technical Writing

Employers

  • Aerospace Industry
  • Air Services
  • Aircraft Manufacturers
  • Airlines/Aviation Industry
  • Airports
  • Automotive Industry
  • Consulting Firms
  • Corporate Flight Departments        
  • Defense Contractors
  • Education
  • Fixed Base Operators
  • Food Service/Inspection
  • Insurance Industry
  • Investigative Agencies
  • Manufacturing Industry
  • Marine Industry
  • Medical Field/Pharmaceuticals
  • Military
  • Petrochemical Industry
  • Research Institutions
  • Transportation Industry
  • U.S. Government Agencies

Career Development Strategies/Skills

  • Ability to work within a team
  • Analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Communication skills
  • Database comprehension
  • Practical hands-on experience
  • Internship/Co-op experience
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Investigation skills
  • Management and supervisory skills
  • Organization skills
  • Project management
  • Research methodologies
  • Technical writing skills