WELCOME To The Department Of Safety Engineering
The Bachelor program in Safety Engineering is a 136-unit curriculum designed to provide engineering safety knowledge and to give graduates job opportunities in the areas of construction safety, transportation safety, petrochemical and process, and industrial safety. The curriculum is a unique engineering program that is rich in problem solving to enhance the capabilities to safely manage engineering projects and prepare graduates who can evaluate, design and implement a comprehensive safety and health programs and are career ready for the construction, transportation, petrochemical and chemical processing, industrial and public sector areas. This is fulfilling the University of Business and Technology’s Guarantee of “Education for Job Opportunities” vision. The program is designed to prepare graduates to have proficiency in the application of science and engineering to protect the health, safety, and welfare of the public from the impacts of accidents including fire. This includes the ability to apply and incorporate an understanding of the dynamics that affect the safety of occupants and emergency responders and the protection of property against the hazards associated with chemical processes and building designs. The program is designed to satisfy the local, regional and the global markets and offers four areas of concentration (tracks) including Construction, Transportation, Petrochemicals and Process, and Industrial and Systems that can be accredited by both NCAAA and ABET.