62
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Illinois at Chicago / Division of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences is located in Chicago, IL, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Public Health (MPH)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Public Health (Dr PH)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Field practicum
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Independent research, internship

Admissions

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st January 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 2.75
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 2.75
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

62
Total Graduate Students
16%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
83%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 14.52%
Black or African American 19.35%
White or Caucasian 29%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 6.45%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 3.23%
Unknown 3.23%

Gender

Male (41%)
Female (58%)

Faculty

27
Total faculty
Full-time (11)
Part-time (16)
Male (14)
Female (13)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Workers compensation, injury and illness surveillance, and disparities in occupational health; emergency/disaster management and continuity planning; water quality; air pollution; environmental chemistry; industrial hygiene; occupational medicine; hazardous substances management; toxicology; occupational safety, environmental epidemiology, and policy
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 601 South Morgan Street
Chicago, IL  60607-7128
United States
Contact Prof. Linda Forst
Director
Email: forst-l@uic.edu
Phone: 312-355-3826