M.Sc. On Campus

Environmental Health

East Tennessee State University

12 months
43260 USD/year
43260 USD/year
18030 USD/year
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The Master of Public Health program in Environmental Health at the East Tennessee State University offers a competency-based approach to professional preparation for public health practice in Environmental Health Administration. 


Environmental Health prepares specialists who understand the interrelationships between chemical, biological, and physical factors in the environment, and social and organizational factors in the human community.  

Key Features 

  • Students at the East Tennessee State University in the Environmental Health will become proficient in the assessment of community environmental health needs by collecting, analyzing, and reporting appropriate data, and will develop expertise in investigating, monitoring, and managing environmental problems that may have an impact on the public's health.
  • The goal of this degree program is to prepare environmental specialists by increasing understanding of interrelationships between environmental factors and human health. Environmental health service needs are complex and increasing because of changes brought about by economic and technological advances. 

Programme Structure

  • The purpose of the Environmental Health Sciences Ph.D. Program is to promote the environmental health sciences, and identify, prevent, and manage disease and injury. 
  • This purpose will be fulfilled through dedication to higher (doctoral level) education and training, distinction in research, innovation in policy development, and improvement of health strategies. 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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General requirements

Program Admission Requirements

  • A baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution.
  • A 3.0 grade point average on a 4.0 scale.
  • An acceptable score on the general Graduate Record Examination (GRE).
  • A minimum of 30 semester hours of natural and physical science courses, including at one (1) semester of general microbiology, one (1) year of general biology, and one (1) year of general chemistry; college algebra and trigonometry or higher math are also required.
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation.
Admission is based on the GPA, GRE scores, quality of recommendation letters, strength of background (coursework, college attended, and work experience), and available space in the program. The department can grant conditional admission to candidates not meeting all of the minimum requirements. For example, work experience and letters of recommendation can be used to justify conditional admission for students not meeting one of the minimum requirements (e.g., GRE scores below what the department considers suitable). All applicants must submit an official transcript, GRE scores, and letters of reference before their application will be reviewed.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    43260 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1442 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    43260 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1442 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    18030 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 601 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Johnson City

1017 - 1889 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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