Environmental Health is the science of preventing physical, chemical or biological hazards from adversely impacting human health or the ecological balances that sustain our environment.
The program is fully accredited by the National Environmental Health Science and Protection Accreditation Council (aka EHAC). You may choose an on-campus track or a distance learning track.
A degree in Environmental Health from Missouri Southern provides you with the knowledge, skills and credentials necessary to work as an environmental health professional or to continue in environmental health graduate studies. Career opportunities include professional positions with:
Dr. Mike Fletcher, REHS
Director, Environmental Health Program
Reynolds Hall 313A
3950 E. Newman Rd.
Joplin MO 64801-1595
"The biggest thing I wanted to do is make a better world for my kids. Environmental Health allowed me to do that."
-- William Gordon
MSSU Environmental Health graduate