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Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences

West Virginia University

Master
24 months
Duration
24840 USD/year
24840 USD/year
8820 USD/year
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About

This Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences degree from West Virginia University provides the practical skills needed to solve occupational and environmental health problems. 

Overview

Students in this Occupational and Environmental Health Science at West Virginia University will focus on understanding occupational and environmental processes and their effects on humankind, and developing the skills needed to assess and address their health consequences. The internship and research practicum have been designed to place students in settings in which they can apply their newly acquired knowledge and skills and continue to learn from professionals in their field while working on current, relevant public health problems

Career 

Students will be prepared to either continue their graduate education at the doctoral level or begin a career as consultants, managers and leaders in public health practice, research settings, government, or industry addressing such issues as environmental pollution related to air, water, and waste, occupational health hazards, and work-related injury. The M.P.H. degree is ideal for recent college graduates, or early- to mid-career public health professionals seeking to develop or advance their careers.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Environmental Health
  • Environmental Practice
  • Occupational and Environmental Hazard Assessment
  • Public Health Toxicology
  • Occupational Injury Prevention

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.75

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Resume/CV
  • Statement of Purpose
  • 3 Letters of recommendation
  • Supplemental Application / Portfolio

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24840 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12420 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    24840 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12420 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    8820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4410 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences
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West Virginia University

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