Degrees and Certificates

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Trainees at the Rocky Mountain Center for Occupational and Environmental Health can pursue a number of degrees and graduate certificates at the University of Utah and Weber State University.

Our programs collectively offer training at the bachelor’s, master’s, doctoral, post-doctoral, and residency levels, and any degree a student at RMCOEH obtains may serve as a terminal degree. See RMCOEH’s OEH Student Handbook for in-depth information about the degrees and their requirements.


Undergraduate Training

Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies in Occupational and Environmental Health and Safety (Weber State University)

Weber_St_Log-01_copy.pngThis degree trains graduates to meet the tremendous need for bachelor’s-trained occupational and environmental health and safety professionals. Students who complete this degree will be equipped for careers in a number of fields within occupational and environmental health and safety or advance to a graduate program, including those at RMCOEH. The degree, part of Weber State's Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies program, allows students to attend classes at both Weber State and the University of Utah, creating opportunities to engage in interdisciplinary collaboration with other students.

Minor (University of Utah)

Utah_U_Logo-01_copy.pngUndergraduate students at the University of Utah may seek a minor in Occupational Safety and Health. They will learn foundational principles that are beneficial in a range of careers or that could serve as a springboard to pursuing a graduate degree at RMCOEH. To receive the minor, students must complete six courses, as well as an internship, totaling 21 credit hours.

Other Undergraduate Programs

RMCOEH is partnering with Brigham Young University and Utah State University, which also boast world-class undergraduate occupational and environmental health and safety programs, on an initiative to raise awareness among high schoolers and early-stage undergraduates about educational opportunities and careers. 

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