Environmental Health Sciences

The MPH in Environmental Health Sciences offers a number of concentrations for you to customize your degree.

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.

Concentrations

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.

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