Environmental Health and Safety, Certificate (0427)
Department website: http://www.wku.edu/publichealth
Ritchie D. Taylor, firstname.lastname@example.org, (270) 745-8975
The certificate program in Environmental Health and Safety is designed to provide advanced professional training for careers focused on the protection of human and ecosystem health from hazards in the built and natural environments. Designed for working professionals and students desiring opportunities with industry, consulting firms, government agencies, and other environmental health science professions, online courses will provide students with diverse in-place learning opportunities.
Students applying to the program must have a baccalaureate degree in a related field or a baccalaureate degree and related experience in environmental health science, and approval by the program director.
Please refer to the admission section of this catalog for Graduate School admission requirements.
Program Requirements (15 hours)
|EOHS 577||Environmental Toxicology||3|
|PH 584||Principles of Environmental Health||3|
|EOHS 580||Solid and Hazardous Wastes||3|
|Select 6 hours of the following: 1||6|
|Watershed Management and Science|
|Principles of Occupational Safety and Health|
|Environmental Management and Risk Assessment|
|Air Quality Management|
|Environmental and Occupational Epidemiology|
|Public Health Management of Disasters|
Other elective courses may be chosen with advisor approval.