Environmental, Health, and Safety

Associate in Applied Science (AAS) Degree, Diploma, Certificate


Protect people, property, and the environment. At EICC, learn about health and safety regulations and compliance, and how to manage hazardous materials and wastes. Earn a degree in as little as two years in this fully online program. This expertise is in high demand. 

What You Learn in the Environmental, Health, and Safety Program

Learn to monitor and test water, air, soil. How to identify and manage hazardous materials and waste. Study OSHA regulations tied to protecting workers from exposure and sign up for OSHA certification exams. Then launch a career focused on protecting workers and the environment.

What Can I Do With a Career in Environmental, Health, and Safety?

Conduct safety inspections, develop and implement policies and procedures, provide employee training, investigate workplace accidents, and ensure compliance with environmental regulations. Take a job as an Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Coordinator, Safety Manager, Occupational Health and Safety Specialist, Environmental Compliance Specialist, Industrial Hygienist, and more. Use these skills within any industry, including manufacturing, construction, healthcare, and government.

A Solid Foundation

Industrial Processes

Investigate and report

Industrial Processes

Learn about hazardous materials in manufacturing. Prevent pollution and minimize waste.

Waste & Remediation

Step by step

Waste & Remediation

Study U.S. Environmental Protection Agency regulations on hazardous waste management.

Sampling & Monitoring

Start collecting

Sampling & Monitoring

Learn the tools and procedures for air, water, soil, and radiation sampling

Contingency Planning

Prep is key

Contingency Planning

Develop an emergency response contingency plan.

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Online to Fit Your Needs!

With more than 1,000 online students each semester and years of experience, we are an established leader in online education. Take classes on your schedule and be fully supported in reaching your goals. In addition to your instructor, take advantage of advising, tutoring, and all services EICC students enjoy.




Your Degree = Success

Complete your education in two years. Qualify for better jobs. Earn a higher salary. Enjoy a better quality of life. The benefits of an associate's degree are impressive and wide-ranging.

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Employment and Wage Outlook

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Online Program

Yes, EICC fits into your life. Take our courses anywhere. Login at home on the couch or in the back of a breakroom. Our online learning platform lets you view lessons, access materials, submit assignments, and easily connect with your instructor. Have questions? We’re here to help.