The Environmental and Occupational Health major at California State University Northridge provides a solid science-based education with practical applications for a safer and healthier environment. As a result, graduates work in a variety of high-demand jobs, such as air quality, water quality, food safety, housing, industrial hygiene, safety, hazardous waste management, environmental consulting and radiation safety. Graduates also work in a wide range of settings, including private industry (aerospace, manufacturing, food production, biotechnology and many others), local government (city and county health departments), state government (Cal OSHA and Cal EPA), federal government (Public Health Service, EPA, OSHA, Department of Health and Human Services), unions, public interest groups, universities and lobbying organizations.
Courses are explicitly designed to give students the skills needed to succeed on the job. Local employers, many of whom have graduated from this department, routinely seek CSUN graduates as new hires. As one of the largest programs of its kind in the nation, the department has an extensive network of environmental and occupational health professionals dedicated to the protection of the environment and community as well as worker health and safety.
The B.S. degree lays the scientific and practical foundation for a career in EOH. Students are eligible for entry-level jobs in a wide range of locations at competitive salaries. The M.S. degree is designed to prepare the graduate for higher-level professional activities, including research, analysis and management of EOH systems.
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- Environmental Health Policy, Law and Administration
- Environmental Health
- Fundamentals of Toxicology
- The Occupational Health Environment
- Academic Internship
- Epidemiology: Study of Disease
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , International
- FALL admission: December 4
- SPRING admission: August 31
DisciplinesHealth Sciences Environmental Management View 1606 other Masters in Health Sciences in United States
- Complete the “International Online Application”
- A $55.00 (US currency) non-refundable application fee
- All secondary-school records
- Applicants who have studied in the U.S. are also required to have the U.S.institution(s) send official transcript(s) directly to CSUN
- Submit a copy of your passport information page with your documents
International12582 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 12582 USD per year during 48 months.
National12582 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 12582 USD per year during 48 months.
In-State7038 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7038 USD per year during 48 months.
Yearly tuition fee for seven or more units per semester.
Living costs for Los Angeles
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Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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