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Industrial Hygiene

West Virginia University

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
24840 USD/year
24840 USD/year
8820 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Industrial Hygiene program from West Virginia University is designed for students with undergraduate training in the areas of engineering, chemistry, biology, medical sciences, animal sciences, or the physical sciences who have an interest in occupational and environmental health and safety.

Overview

The Department of Industrial Hygiene from West Virginia University is in the unique position of having two complimentary graduate programs in occupational health and safety accredited by the ABET, Inc./ASAC. 

The combined resources and faculty talents of these two programs create synergies that provide our students with outstanding academic and research experiences in the field of occupational safety and health. Excellent academic and research opportunities are also available for students in the areas of operations research, decision sciences and manufacturing.

Career

Graduates gain the ability to use the techniques, skills and modern scientific and technical tools necessary for professional practice such as:

  • Principles and methods of industrial hygiene
  • Principles and methods of ergonomics
  • Principles and methods of safety
  • Principles of environmental sciences

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Advanced Manufacturing Processes
  • Computer Integrated Manufacturing
  • Computer Aided Process Planning
  • Robotics and Flexible Automation
  • Design of Industrial Experiments

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

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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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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Industrial Hygiene
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