Prepare to become a leader who can understand and mitigate the effects of environmental stressors on the human health. UMass Amherst’s MPH in environmental health sciences (EHS) equips you with the knowledge and leadership skills to make the planet a safer, healthier place for humans and other species.

Designed to prepare working public health professionals, our 42-credit program combines a foundation in environmental health sciences with broader training in public health sciences. Students will also be able to take elective courses focused on environmental and molecular epidemiology, environmental monitoring and exposure science, and environmental toxicology.

NOTE: This is a STEM designated program.