Environmental Health

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

Degrees are also available in:


Environmental Chemistry
Explore the interactions of pollutants with air, water, and soil, and their exposures to humans and wildlife.

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

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 Health Services Research & Policy
Evaluate workplace policies and programs designed to reduce to nation’s burden of occupational illness and injury.

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

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