This concentration in the Health Department is designed for students interested in seeking careers as environmental health specialists or public health sanitarians. Such professionals apply the principles of the natural and social sciences to the detection, evaluation, control and management of those factors in the environment which influence health. These professionals typically work in governmental agencies or industry.
Public health sanitarian with a county health department
Specialist with governmental agencies such as Occupational Safety and Health Administration and Environmental Protection Agency
Environmental specialist with businesses and corporations
Emergency management and response specialist
Community Health with a concentration in Environmental Health [CHEA_ENVH]
In addition to the requirements to fulfill the concentration in Environmental Health listed below, students must fulfill all degree requirements for the Bachelor of Science in Community Health [CHEA].