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Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences  Doctoral

Overview

What is Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences at WVU like?

Description

This is a degree for scientist-practitioners in the area of prevention of premature mortality, morbidity and disability resulting from occupational and environmental exposures, communicable and chronic disease and injury.

This degree emphasizes both evidence-based primary prevention of disease and injury, as well as health promotion research and practice.

Application Deadlines

Each graduate program sets their own term of admission and application deadline. Applicants can only apply for admission for the term displayed below. Any questions regarding the application deadline should be directed to the graduate program representative.

Fall: June 1

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Requirements

What are the requirements to apply for Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences at WVU?

University Requirements

To be eligible for admission into a graduate program at WVU an applicant must submit official, bachelors degree transcripts from a regionally accredited institution and hold a GPA of at least 2.75.

WVU operates decentralized admissions. Decentralized admissions allows each graduate program to set its own application requirements in addition to the University requirements.

Program Requirements

To be eligible for admission into the Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences graduate program an applicant must submit the following documentation:

  • Letters of Recommendation - Three
  • Résumé /CV
  • Statement of Purpose
  • GRE

Additional application considerations

  • Applicants must submit their application through SOPHAS, only submit the WVU Gradaute Application if you have been invited to do so.

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