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Environmental Protection Graduate Certificate

Become a world-class leader in protecting the environment by reducing waste and complying with regulations. With the Graduate Certificate in Environmental Protection, you will gain the technical skills and competencies necessary to confidently and effectively manage programs that protect the environment. Whether you are a recent graduate or have extensive experience, this certificate can help you expand your career, reach your full potential and achieve your goals.


The Environmental Protection certificate curriculum encompasses controls, standards and justice related to the environment from the perspectives of environmental health and safety and public health.


  • Environmental Controls (EHS 5550 – 3 credits)*
  • Environmental Standards (EHS 5440 – 3 credits)*
  • Environmental Justice (PH 5350 – 4 credits)**
  • Industrial and Environmental Toxicology (EHS 5460 – 3 credits)*

*Fully online
**Hybrid (combination of online and in-person at Oakland University)

  • Earned a bachelor’s degree from a regionally-accredited academic institution
  • Meet the admission requirements for the School of Graduate Studies at Oakland University

There are no undergraduate prerequisite course requirements.

Dr. Darryl C. Hill
Director and Lecturer
Environmental Health and Safety
[email protected]

School of Health Sciences

Academic Advising
3070 Human Health Building
433 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4452
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(248) 370-2369

Dean's Office
Human Health Building
(248) 370-3562
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