Environmental and Occupational Health, Master | University of Pittsburgh | Pittsburgh, United States
M.P.H. On Campus

Environmental and Occupational Health

24 months
49662 USD/year
49662 USD/year
29266 USD/year
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The MPH in Environmental and Occupational Health program from the University of Pittsburgh provides an opportunity for students interested in environmental and occupational health to become familiar with the relevant concepts as they apply to public health practice.


The program in Environmental and Occupational Health at the University of Pittsburgh will also be an opportunity for working health professionals to achieve an in-depth environmental perspective as well as a degree in public health. 

The degree may be tailored more toward either environmental health science or risk assessment depending on the choice of electives and desire of the student.


Recent graduates hold the following positions:

  • environmental associate, Michael Baker Corporation
  • industrial hygiene inspector, OSHA
  • supervisory research scientist, NIOSH
  • director of risk assessment, EHS Support Corporation
  • coordinator of operations, University of Pittsburgh School Pharmacy Program Evaluation Research Unit

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Environmental Health And Disease
  • Special Studies
  • Special Topics
  • Environmental And Occupational Health Practicum
  • Molecular Toxicology Journal Club
  • Rotation/practicum

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


47 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a bachelor’s degree in the physical, chemical, or biological sciences with at least a 3.0 grade-point average overall and in the basic sciences;
  • a minimum of two courses each in organic chemistry, biology, physics, and calculus; and
  • the Graduate Record Examination (GRE), unless you already have a graduate or professional degree from a U.S. Institution and a waiver is approved.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    49662 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 49662 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    49662 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 49662 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    29266 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29266 USD per year during 24 months.

Part-time: LOCAL: $1,190 per credit NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL: $2,031 per credit

Living costs for Pittsburgh

1148 - 1944 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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