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Doctorate in Occupational & Environmental Hygiene

Earn your Doctor of Science in Work Environment:

Demonstration of knowledge in all subject areas required by the UMass Lowell Work Environment Master’s Degree program

Completion of a minimum of 24-30 credit hours (courses and dissertation research), including those required by your chosen major

Passing the qualifying examination for the field in which you choose to major

Satisfactory completion of a Doctoral Dissertation demonstrating thorough research in your area of concentration, under the guidance of one WE faculty members. The Thesis and Dissertation Guide outlines the University requirements to successfully complete a doctoral dissertation.

Read more in the graduate academic catalog.