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    May 27, 2020  
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Assessing Chemical Toxicity and Public Health Risks Graduate Certificate


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This program is offered fully online.

Certificate Code:  XAR
Approved 201801

Description


The online Assessing Chemical Toxicity and Public Health Risks Graduate Certificate is designed to introduce post-baccalaureate students to fundamental concepts in the discipline of chemical toxicity and public health risks as they are applied in related professions. This certificate program will advance the knowledge of current professionals in fields related to occupational health and environmental health, and will prepare students with the intention of pursuing a graduate level degree in these fields. Students will apply concepts in chemistry, toxicology and hazardous materials to issues of occupational and environmental health regulations, hazardous materials safety, chemical related illness, and risk analysis.

Course Location/Delivery


The Certificate is offered fully online

Admission Requirements


Must meet University Graduate Admissions and English Proficiency requirements.

Applicants must hold a bachelor’s degree in a science-based field (e.g. life science, natural science, and engineering) from a regionally accredited institution with a minimum 3.0 GPA.

Application Process


To learn about the application process, and to access the application, please review our application process.

Pre-Requisites


One course in college level chemistry.

Curriculum Requirements (13 Credit Hours)


Time Limit / Average Time to Completion


The approximate time to complete the Certificate is two years.

Credit Toward Graduate Degree


Up to 12 hours of certificate course credits may be applied to a graduate degree with departmental approval.

Contacts


Contact Information: http://www.grad.usf.edu/cert

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