Graduate Degrees

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Welcome to the UW Department of Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences

Pursue your passion for public health at one of the world’s preeminent research universities—in a department where everyone knows your name.

In the UW Department of Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences, you can:

Why choose DEOHS?

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MS, MS Applied and PhD students: Choose your area of emphasis

Students in our MS, MS Applied and PhD degree programs specialize in an "area of emphasis," an optional learning track to gain specialized disciplinary training. Or choose the Individualized Track to customize your education and design your own degree pathway.

Individualized Track
Environmental Public Health
Environmental Toxicology
Infectious Diseases
Occupational Hygiene or Exposure Science
One Health

MPH students: Choose your MPH program

Students in our MPH degree programs gain a broad perspective on environmental and occupational health, with an emphasis on applications and policy implications.

MPH, Environmental Health Sciences

Our core MPH degree

MPH, Occupational & Environmental Medicine

A specialty degree for physicians with a concurrent residency


Interested in an all-online program? Learn about the UW's online MPH


The guidance and support I’ve received from my faculty adviser has helped me excel and has already resulted in several career opportunities that could help me make a positive impact in the world.

-Marissa VanRy,
MPH, Environmental and Occupational Health
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