The program in Environmental and Occupational Health offers graduate study leading to the doctoral degree. Program tracks include Environmental Health, Occupational Health and Safety, and Ecosystems, Cities, and Health. The faculty for this program are drawn from a number of departments and research units at UWM, affording the student an unparalleled opportunity for cross-disciplinary training and the performance of novel research projects. Laboratories and equipment are available across campus to promote innovative concepts in issues of environmental and occupational health.
When applying for admission, students should describe their interest in the field and any research preferences. Applicants are encouraged to review the research interests of the faculty and contact those faculty who are of interest.