MPH Online

Occupational and Environmental Health

24 months
1537 USD/credit 32277 USD/year
1537 USD/credit 32277 USD/year
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The MPH in Occupational and Environmental Health at Tulane University prepares professionals to recognize and prevent the impact of environmental and occupational hazards on human health. 


About this Degree

The Occupational and Environmental Health program at Tulane University provides the knowledge and skills to assess and characterize chemical exposures and hazards, assess health effects, design and implement preventive measures, conduct medical surveillance and promote healthy behaviors in the workplace.  

The program follows MPH didactic requirements for the general preventive medicine and occupational medicine boards.

Typical backgrounds: physicians, nurses and other health providers in occupational and environmental medicine; public health professionals; environmental health professionals; people with biology, health and other science degrees seeking careers in public health.

Programme Structure


  • Principles of Biostatistics 
  • Survey of Environmental Health
  • Population Behavior and Environmental Public Health
  • Occupational Health Services
  • Radiological Health
  • Workplace Wellness

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


42 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree, preferably in a STEM area, public health, medicine, nursing, with grade point average of 3.0. Or, degree in medicine or other health care professional degree.
  • At least 3 years of professional experience in occupational or environmental health, a health care field, or other related field.
  • The application includes documentation of a bachelor’s degree and GPA (official transcript), a written statement of Purpose and Objectives, and three letters of recommendations.
  • The Application is submitted through SOPHAS.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    32277 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1537 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    32277 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1537 USD per credit during 24 months.


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