Environmental Health (MPH)

The Master of Public Health (MPH) in Environmental Health offers a number of concentrations for you to customize your degree.

Degrees are also available in:

Master of Public Health MPH, Environmental Health Sciences

Environmental Health General Program
Develop a broad foundation in environmental health, and explore your own interests with numerous elective credits. You may start in the General Program program and move to one of the concentrations listed below, or focus on the General Program throughout your degree.


Environmental Infectious Diseases
Examine the emergence of food borne and infectious diseases.

Global Environmental Health
Examine global health from a public health perspective, including analyzing issues around water and air quality, food safety, industrialization and deforestation.

Environmental & Occupational Epidemiology
Identify factors that cause diseases and injuries within the environment and workplace.

Industrial Hygiene
Study the health and safety of people at work, specifically potential workplace hazards.

Occupational & Environmental Health Nursing
Intensive training for nurses interested in the development, management and evaluation of health services that promote health and prevent work-related injuries and disease.

Occupational & Environmental Medicine
Trains physicians to improve the health and safety of workers.

Occupational Injury Prevention Research Training
A multifaceted approach to training, with an emphasis on preventing and controlling workplace injuries.

Regulatory Toxicology & Risk Management
Think analytically about the biochemical mechanisms of toxicity and how toxicity is used to protect human health.