Degrees in Environmental Health
The following universities in the upper Midwest offer degrees in Environmental Health:
- University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire: Bachelor of Science and Master of Science
- University of Minnesota, Twin Cities campus: Master of Public Health, Master of Science, Doctorate
- Dickinson University, Dickinson, North Dakota: Bachelor of Science
A degree in environmental health is not required to work in this profession. The educational requirements to become a Registered Environmental Health Specialist (REHS) in Minnesota simply require a baccalaureate or postbaccalaureate degree in environmental health, sanitary science, sanitary engineering, or other related environmental health field which includes at least 30 semester or 45 quarter hour credits in the physical or biological sciences. Click here for a list of approved science courses that meet this requirement.