Master of Public Health / Occupational Health & Safety
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Program Details

The online Master of Public Health in Occupational Health and Safety was designed for working professionals and focuses on the identification and assessment of human health threats and the prevention of injury and disease related to occupational and environmental agents.  The program studies the links between the occupational environment and worker health, studying all aspects of this process from initial exposure to toxicant action to science-based policy development.  Students are trained to recognize and assess exposures, determine the toxicity risk to workers, and develop strategies and management policies for the prevention of injury and disease.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Alabama at Birmingham is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Additional Materials May Be Requested