Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences

Supported Degree Objectives

  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Master of Science (MS) – Coursework*
  • Master of Science (MS) – Thesis*

    *These degrees are ABET accredited in Industrial Hygiene

Required Supporting Documents

English Proficiency Requirements

Doctoral and Master's Degree Program Requirements

  • Cumulative Grade Point Average from most recently conferred undergraduate, graduate, or professional degree:
    • 3.0 or equivalent (A=4.0)
    • 3.5 or equivalent is preferred for doctoral program applicants

Application Deadlines

  • Fall Spring Summer
    January 10* October 15** May 1**
    January 10*
    October 15**
    May 1**
  • *Deadline for consideration for University and College Internal competitive awards. Final deadline is May 1 for Fall admission.

    **Our Primary admission window is for fall entry, however we do admit students to the PhD program for spring or summer entry as needed. Please check with the Graduate Office to see if applications are being considered for spring or summer admission before applying.

Program Contact Information

  • Name Ellen M. Wells, Ph.D.
    Phone 765-496-3535
    Email wells54@purdue.edu
    Web Program Website
    Address Graduate Admissions Committee
    School of Health Sciences
    Karen Walker
    550 Stadium Mall Drive - HAMP 1173
    West Lafayette, IN 47907-2051
Purdue West Lafayette campus