Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Master | University of Washington | Seattle, United States
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Occupational and Environmental Medicine

24 months
Duration
35337 USD/year
35337 USD/year
20850 USD/year
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About

Occupational and Environmental Medicine (OEM) at the University of Washington, is a wide-ranging preventive medicine specialty focused on the evaluation, treatment, and prevention of disease related to environmental and occupational exposures.

Overview

Key facts

Occupational and Environmental Medicine physicians at the University of Washington, treat work-related injuries and diseases, recognize and resolve workplace and environmental hazards, conduct research to understand and prevent illnesses and injuries related to the workplace and the environment, and guide occupational and environmental health public policy. The MPH in Occupational & Environmental Medicine (MPH-OEM) degree is geared towards physicians and is typically offered in conjunction with an Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) accredited two-year residency, including the University of Washington OEM residency and Madigan Army Medical Center Public Health residency. Upon successful completion of the MPH-OEM degree and a residency in either OEM or Public Health, participants are eligible for board certification by the American Board of Preventive Medicine. The MPH-OEM degree combines broad training in public health with specific training in occupational and environmental medicine. The program of study includes core courses in occupational and environmental medicine, environmental health, epidemiology, biostatistics, health services administration, and social and behavioral health sciences. In addition, students are required to conduct a research-based master's thesis. OEM and Public Health residency training counts toward the public health practicum, another requirement of the MPH-OEM degree.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Environmental Health in Media
  • Global Environmental Change and Public Health
  • Environmental Poisons and Public Health 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
120

Credits

68 alternative credits

quarter credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
120

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold the minimum equivalent of a four-year baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university in the U.S.1 or its equivalent from a foreign institution2 or a Bologna bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 180 European Credit Transfer System (ECTS) credits.
  • All students confirming enrollment must provide an official (sealed) transcript and degree statement (with date of award & title of degree awarded) for verification to Graduate Enrollment Management Services (GEMS).
  • Have earned at least a 3.0 grade-point-average (on a 4 point scale) from a regionally accredited college or university in the U.S.1 or its equivalent from a foreign institution

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35337 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35337 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    35337 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35337 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    20850 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20850 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Seattle

1480 - 2580 USD /month
Living costs

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