Jul 21, 2024  
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2024-25 
OHIO University Undergraduate Catalog 2024-25

Environmental Health Science Minor

Minor Code OR6260

College of Health Sciences and Professions 
Department of Social and Public Health  
Grover Center W324
Athens, OH 45701
Phone: 740.593.4675

Michele Morrone, contact person

Program Overview

The environmental health science minor is particularly appropriate to science majors, such as biological sciences and chemistry. Other majors such as Health Services Administration, and Community and Public Health may also fit in well with this offering. The overall purpose of the environmental health science minor is to enhance the practical application of the student’s primary degree. A total of six courses are required for the minor; three are required and three are elective.

Admissions Information

Freshman/First-Year Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Change of Program Policy

No selective or limited admission requirements.

External Transfer Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Opportunities Upon Graduation

Any major with an environmental or health aspect to it may benefit from the environmental health science minor, depending on the student’s desired career path.  Students will be especially competitive in careers related to public health and health promotion.