Master of Science in Environmental Health and Safety

An interdisciplinary M.S. degree program in Environmental Health and Safety are offered through the Department of Industrial Engineering in collaboration with the School of Medicine. These programs of study are individually structured to fit the student’s interests and career objectives.

  1. The program will consist of a 36 credit hours in the areas of environmental health and safety.  
  2. Core Courses
    EPH 601Medical Biostatistics I3
    EPH 602Biostatistics II3
    EPH 621Fundamentals of Epidemiology3
    EPH 641Integrated Aspects of Environmental Health3
    IEN 651Accident Prevention Systems3
    IEN 657Ergonomics And Human Factors Engineering3
    IEN 757Ergonomics and Occupational Biomechanics3
    IEN 794Master's Project3
    Electives (12 Credits)12
    Total Credit Hours36
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Master of Science in Occupational Ergonomics and Safety

An interdisciplinary M.S. degree program in Occupational Ergonomics and Safety are offered through the Department of Industrial Engineering in collaboration with the School of Medicine. These programs of study are individually structured to fit the student’s interests and career objectives.

  1. The program will consist of a 36 hour Master's degree program in Occupational Ergonomics and Safety in the Department of Industrial Engineering.  The program will include 33 hours of course work in the areas of ergonomics and safety and 3 hours on internship in an industrial or health care related facility.  Research areas will include musculoskeletal injuries, occupational stress, automation and design for older workers and special populations.
  2. Common Core Courses
    IEN 651Accident Prevention Systems3
    IEN 657Ergonomics And Human Factors Engineering3
    IEN 658Industrial Hygiene I3
    IEN 712Design of Experiments3
    IEN 757Ergonomics and Occupational Biomechanics3
    IEN 758Ergonomics and Special Populations3
    IEN 794Master's Project3
    EPH 621Fundamentals of Epidemiology3
    Electives (12 credits)12
    Total Credit Hours36