Advanced Certificate in Industrial Hygiene
New York Medical College

Program Details

The online Advanced Certificate in Industrial Hygiene offers an integrated and multi-disciplinary approach to the management of safety issues in the workplace, preparing students to anticipate, recognize, evaluate, communicate, and control environmental stressors in or from the workplace.  The curriculum prepares students to manage the assessment and control of physical, chemical, biological, or environmental hazards in the workplace or community that could cause injury or disease, using strict and rigorous scientific methodology to determine the potential for hazards and for evaluating exposures in workplace and environmental studies.  Graduates are ready to function as industrial hygienists in both the public and private sectors including industrial, corporate, public service, academic, and medical work environments.


  • Baccalaureate degree, or its equivalent, from an accredited college or university
  • Preferred GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Official transcript(s)
  • Two recommendations
  • Personal statement
  • Resume

School Accreditation Statement

Accrediting Council for Continuing Medical Education, Middle States Commission on Higher Education