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Construction Safety Sciences

Minor
School of Sciences, Sustainability, and Health

24 credits

Credits earned in courses used to satisfy multiple requirements will count once toward the total number of credits required for graduation.

Minor Admission Criteria:

The Construction Safety Sciences minor presupposes a high level of interest in construction and safety and requires a cumulative GPA of 2.80 or higher.

Progression Criteria:

  • An average GPA of 2.5 for all course work required by the minor
  • Uphold and honor the KSC Code of Conduct (cases of academic dishonesty)
  • Join and engage with the Student Chapter of the American Society of Safety Professionals

Minor Requirements

SAFE 202 Occupational Safety
SAFE 206 Construction Safety Standards
SAFE 307 Safety Management Systems
SAFE 308 Construction Safety Practices

Select a minimum of one course (8 credits) from the following:

  • SAFE 208 Construction Boot Camp 1 or
  • SAFE 209 Construction Boot Camp 2

Minor Requirements for SOHAS Majors

For SOHAS students who wish to complete a CSS minor:

Courses required for SOHAS major (8 credits):

SAFE 202 Occupational Safety
SAFE 307 Safety Management Systems

Additional course requirements (16 credits):

SAFE 308 Construction Safety Practices
SAFE 206 Construction Safety Standards
SAFE 208 Construction Boot Camp 1 or SAFE 209 Construction Boot Camp 2