Admission Requirements

  1. Applicants must meet the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater School of Graduate Studies admission requirements.
  2. A baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited university or college.
  3. Twenty (20) or more semester-hours (undergraduate credits) in science, business, math or engineering.
  4. Completion of at least one semester of college-level probability and statistics.
  5. Completion of at least one semester of college-level chemistry.
  6. The equivalent of at least one year of full-time professional experience in environmental safety and health as documented by work history (i.e., resume).
  7. Computer skills proficiency including the ability to navigate the Web, to manipulate and organize computer files and email, and to use Microsoft Office applications.

International Students
If you are a student from a country where English is not the native language, you will also need to supply results for the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS).  A TOEFL score of 550 paper, 213 computer, or 79 internet-based, or an IELTS score of 6.0 is required for admission.

International students will want to learn more about our Center for Global Education.

Exceptions to the admission requirements may be made on a case-by-case basis.
Due to competitive enrollments, admission may be limited despite fulfillment of the entrance requirements shown here.

You can apply online today.