Department of Environmental and Radiological Health Sciences

Ergonomics is the science of fitting workplace conditions and job demands, indoors and outdoors, to the capabilities of the working population. The program's curriculum follows the Ergonomist Formation Model as outlined by the International Ergonomics Association (IEA) and adopted as the fundamental architecture for professional competence in ergonomics by the Board of Certification in Professional Ergonomics (BCPE).​

Effective Spring 2013

Environmental and Occupational Health Core Courses
ERHS 520Environmental and Occupational Health Issues3
ERHS 532Epidemiologic Methods3
ERHS 544/STAT 544Biostatistical Methods for Quantitative Data3
ERHS 679Occ Env Health Interdisciplinary Symposium2
Ergonomics Core Courses
ERHS 528Occupational Safety3
ERHS 540Principles of Ergonomics3
ERHS 541Ergonomics in Product and Process Design3
Additional Coursework
ERHS 687Internship 13
ERHS 699Thesis 24
ERHS Department Electives 13
Out-of-department Course 13
Program Total Credits:33

A minimum of 33 credits are required to complete this program.