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Harvard University

Department of Environmental Health

Boston, MA

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Harvard University

Overview

Harvard University / Department of Environmental Health is located in Boston, MA.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (SM) Environmental epidemiology
Master of Science (SM) Occupational hygiene
Master of Science (SM) Risk and decision science
Master of Science (SM) Occupational health
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Population health sciences
Master of Science (SM) Ergonomics and safety
Master of Science (SM) Environmental exposure assessment

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 15
Doctoral Degrees 14

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Required
Qualifying exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

48
Applied
32
Accepted
19
Enrolled
67%

Applying

120
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 1st December 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE, MCAT
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Recommended TOEFL Paper score: 600
TOEFL IBT score: 100
IELTS: Recommended IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 15
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

49
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)
100%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.12%
Black or African American 4.08%
White or Caucasian 20%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 14.29%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 4.08%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (32%)
Female (67%)

Faculty

59
Total faculty
Full-time - 41
Part-time - 18
Male (46)
Female (13)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Exposure assessment, epidemiology, risk assessment, environmental epidemiology, ergonomics and safety, environmental exposure assessment, occupational hygiene, industrial hygiene and occupational safety, population genetics, indoor and outdoor air pollution, cell and molecular biology of the lungs, infectious diseases
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 665 Huntington Avenue, Room 1301
Boston, MA  02115-6096
United States
Contact Dr. Russ Hauser
Chairman
Phone: 617-432-1270
Fax: 617-432-6913