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Environmental Health Sciences

Master of Science (ScM) in Environmental Health


Seeking solutions to environmental health problems through cutting-edge research with renowned faculty.  Our two-year Master of Science (ScM) in Environmental Health degree is tailored to students who view a research-based degree program as the best means to achieve their master's level academic goals. 

Program Description

With specialty track curricula that are shared in the first year with our highly-regarded nine-month MHS in Environmental Health program, the 2-year ScM in Environmental Health is intended for students who want to demonstrate their abilities to conduct research or to more finely define their primary area of research interest. The ScM is a coursework and thesis-based program that provides a strong knowledge base upon which a second year of training carrying out original research will be built. In addition to core courses, ScM students take coursework concentrated in one of three principal areas of environmental health on which departmental faculty focus their educational and research efforts. These Specialty Track areas are: