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Industrial Hygiene And Environmental Health Sciences

University of Oklahoma

12 months
Duration
824 USD/credit 39552 USD/year
824 USD/credit 39552 USD/year
213 USD/credit 10224 USD/year
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About

The Master of Industrial Hygiene And Environmental Health Sciences program from the University of Oklahoma is considered to be preparation for research. This degree provides research experience and require a traditional thesis for the master’s degree and dissertation for the doctoral degree.

Overview

The Department of Occupational and Environmental Health has been recognized as a national leader in industrial hygiene education. The Master of Science (MS) program in Industrial Hygiene and Environmental Health Sciences is accredited by the Applied and Natural Science Accreditation Commission of ABET, http://www.abet.org.  ABET accreditation is the only program accreditation recognized by the American Board of Industrial Hygiene, and is the hallmark of excellence for industrial hygiene education. The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center is one of only twenty-three universities nationwide with an accredited graduate industrial hygiene program.

Program Objectives

Graduates of the Master of Science program in Master of Industrial Hygiene And Environmental Health Sciences at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center will be professional practitioners who apply scientific knowledge to the anticipation, recognition, evaluation, and control of environmental hazards or stresses affecting human health.  Competencies demonstrated by graduates will include the ability:

  • To identify overt and potential health hazards in the workplace and to apply analytical skills in the evaluation of those health risks;
  • To effect control of workplace hazards through application of engineering, administrative, or personal protective procedures;
  • To educate workers and management concerning occupational hazards and the prevention of occupational health problems;
  • To apply knowledge of the regulations of various agencies having occupational health and safety functions;
  • To function on multidisciplinary teams to protect and enhance worker health.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Environmental Health
  • Occupational and Environmental Health Sampling Strategies
  • Principles of Environmental Health and Safety Management
  • Occupational and Environmental Laws and Regulations
  • Principles of Safety
  • Fundamentals of Occupational and Environmental Health Science

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

48 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  •  Minimum of 60 semester hours of undergraduate and/or graduate-level courses in basic sciences, mathematics, engineering and technology, with at least 15 of these credit hours at the upper level (junior, senior or graduate)
  •  Minimum of 21 semester hours in communications, humanities, and social sciences. Coursework in written and oral communications is required.
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores must be submitted by all applicants.  

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39552 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 824 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    39552 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 824 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    10224 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 213 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Oklahoma City

911 - 1456 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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