Environmental Health

College of Health & Human Performance

Program Information

Degrees or Certificates Offered:


Delivery Method:

Distance Education/Campus

Program Website:

GRE (or other entrance exam) Not Required!

Graduate Program Contact

Dr. Stephanie Richards

Mailing Address:
3409 Carol Belk Building, Charles Blvd, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858

(252) 328-1285

Application Deadlines

Fall Semester Spring Semester 1st Summer Session 2nd Summer Session 11-week Summer Session
Priority ** ** ** ** *
Graduate School August 1st December 15th May 1st June 15th *

* Applications not considered for admission in this term

Application/Deadline Notes

Applied Option MSEH can be completed entirely online. Research Option MSEH requires students to complete at least 20 hours in face-to-face courses.

Additional Information

Application Materials Needed:
  • Completed application form
  • Application fee
  • Official transcripts for all colleges/universities attended
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement
  • Must have 30 hours of science credit or current job in environmental health.

Please indicate on the application if you intend to pursue the program entirely online.

Personal statement must include the following:

  • Why are you interested in the Environmental Health field of study?
  • Describe why you are a good fit for the Environmental Health program at ECU?
  • Which ECU MSEH professors would you like to potentially work with on a research project?
  • What are your post-graduate school plans?

International students must submit qualifying IELTS / TOEFL / DuoLingo scores and official foreign transcript evaluation with qualifying GPA.


Applied Option, Research Option