No new students are being accepted into this Specialization.  Students interested in this area of study should see the Master of Science in Toxicology.

Effective Spring 2012

Core Courses
ERHS 502Fundamentals of Toxicology3
ERHS 601Metabolism and Disposition of Toxic Agents3
ERHS 602Toxicological Mechanisms3
ERHS 603Toxicological Pathology3
Departmental Electives
Select a minimum of 9 credits from the following:
Group A. Select at least one course from the following:3
Environmental and Occupational Health Issues
Forensic Toxicology
Pharmaceutical and Regulatory Toxicology
Group B. Select at least two courses from the following: 16
Environmental Contaminants: Exposure and Fate
Equipment and Instrumentation
Environmental Health Risk Assessment
Cell and Molecular Toxicology Techniques
Environmental Carcinogenesis
Other Requirements
Seminar 21
Out-of-Department Requirement 33
Electives 47
Additional Requirements
Students must also pass a required comprehensive exam.
Total Credits32

A minimum of 32 credits are required to complete this program.  


Courses from Departmental Electives Group A not used to fulfill that requirement may be selected to fulfill the Group B requirement.


Select one credit of a seminar course from department list of approved courses.


Select a minimum of 3 credits at the 500-level or above, with approval of advisor and graduate committee.


No more than a total of 4 credits in Independent Study, Group Study, Research, and Internship course(s) may be included.