Program Details



The Masters of Science in Occupational and Environmental Hygiene (MSc OEH) has two program options: the Project Option, usually completed within 16-20 months, and the Thesis Option, which can take slightly longer to complete.

At a glance

• All MSc OEH students are required to complete 42 credits

• Course credits consist of core courses, electives, and a thesis or project

• Completion of three short courses

• Completion of a summer co-op placement (project option only)

• Comprehensive exam (project option only)

• Thesis defence (thesis option only)

Did you know?

The program had its origins in the School of Environmental Health, which merged into the School of Population and Public Health in 2011. Click here for more information about the program’s history.