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Garrett W. Petersen

Bachelor of Science in Public Health
Emphasis in Environmental/ Occupational Health



While earning my degree, my greatest supporters were:
My wife, Anna Petersen; My parents, Mark and Erin Petersen; Professors James Johnston and Steve Thygerson

What I enjoyed most about my experience at BYU was:
I most enjoyed the friendships I developed within my program, my membership in the ASSP BYU Student Section, and the relationships I built with professors.

While earning my degree I was involved in the following clubs/organizations:
I was the vice president of the American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP) BYU Student section.

I plan to use my degree to:
I plan to use my degree to obtain a master's degree in occupational safety and health and to build my experience and qualifications as a health and safety professional.

Now that I have completed the program, I'm most looking forward to:
I am most looking forward to obtaining my master's degree at the University of Utah in Industrial Hygiene and completing my third internship this summer before I start the Fall semester of my master's degree.