The Ph.D. in environmental health industrial hygiene specialization focuses on the science and art of recognizing, assessing, and controlling workplace hazards in order to protect the health of workers and community citizens.
Prepares students for a rewarding career protecting the health and safety of people in the workplace and community
Program emphasizes developing hands-on and technical skills and provides on-the-job learning opportunities
Accredited by the Applied Sciences Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology
- Occupational Health and Safety
- Environmental Health
- Government Agencies
Our program offers multidisciplinary training in ergonomics, occupational safety, and aerosol science, specialized in bioaerosols and nanoparticles.
Our department hosts the Colorado OSHA Consultation Program that provides on-the-job learning opportunities for our students.
Application Information and Deadlines
Interested applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 to be considered for this program. The Graduate Record Exam is required (the Medical College Admission Test is also accepted).
To apply, complete the Online Graduate Application via the Graduate School.
|February 1||Priority Consideration Deadline (for Domestic Applicants)|
|May 1||Fall Application Deadline (for International Applicants)|
|July 1||Fall Application Deadline (for Domestic Applicants)|
|September 1||Spring Application Deadline (for International Applicants)|
|November 1||Spring Application Deadline (for Domestic Applicants)|
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Tuition and Financial Aid
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