24 months
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25326 USD/year
25326 USD/year
8982 USD/year
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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

Key facts

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

Credits

60 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Resume/CV
  • Statement of Purpose
  • 3 Letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    25326 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12663 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    25326 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12663 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    8982 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4491 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Morgantown

775 - 1290 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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