Master of Science in Engineering Technology [Occupational Health and Safety]


Program Director: Dr. Carol Boraiko
Midgett Building, 207
Graduate Analyst: Anita Hermes

The Department of Engineering Technology  offers the Master of Science degree in Engineering Technology with concentrations in Engineering Technology and Occupational Health and Safety and thesis and non-thesis options.

Admission Requirements:

The requirements for Admission to MTSU's Occupation Health and Safety Program within the Engineering Technology Department are:

  • Bachelors Degree from an Accredited College or University with a minimum GPA of 2.75
  • Completion of the Graduate Record Exam (GRE)

Requirements for the MS Degree:

  • Thesis or Non-thesis Options
  • Thesis option requires the completion of 30 semester hours including up to 6 hour credits in thesis research approved by advisor
  • Non-thesis requires the completion of 36 hours
  • For Thesis option: 21 of the 30 course hours must be at the 6000 level
  • For Non-thesis option: 26 of the 36 course hours must be at the 6000 level

To be admitted to the Master of Science in Engineering Technology [Occupational Health and Safety] program, a student must submit the following to the College of Graduate Studies:

  • Online application and appropriate application fee
  • Official transcript of all colleges, universities (including business and technical schools). If the transcripts are issued from an international (non-US) institution, a course-by course analysis is required. Original non-US transcripts should be submitted directly to the evaluation service.
  • Official Test Scores of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE)



Submit Application Materials to:

College of Graduate Studies
MTSU Box 42
Murfreesboro, TN 37132

Test Codes for Middle Tennessee State University:
INFS - 6ZR-KJ-37
MBA (Full-time) - 6ZR-KJ-25
MBA (Part-time) - 6ZR-KJ-52
GRE 1466
MAT 1751
Praxis 1466
TOEFL 1466