Public Safety and Health Administration
The Bachelor of Science degree with a Public Safety and Health Administration major provides students an educational background focused on the administration of public agencies promoting community health and safety at all levels of government. Fire, police, public works, public health, and emergency medical services personnel frequently interact during various emergency situations. The PSHA program is mostly geared toward students with working experience in preventing, responding to, managing, and reducing the consequences of such public emergencies. Through rigorous coursework, the program prepares professionals for increased management and administrative responsibilities in emergency response and allied health agencies, thus enhancing career opportunities.