Bachelor of Science in Environmental Health Management

General

Program Description

Our environment and health are pivotal to today’s world and future; this requires individuals who are qualified with a broad knowledge of the continuously evolving health sciences field. Health is the focal point to humanity and without proper health, our existence would be at stake. The general quality of life, health care, and service are becoming a concern as environmental and health institutions have been relatively successful in outperforming disciplinary expectations.

However, we continue to face serious issues that are affecting our environment, our health, and consequently, our very existence. The following environmental changes pose a threat to humanity: climate change, global warming, pollution due to industry growth and population increase, and the depletion of natural resources are among these serious issues. The School of Environment and Health is designed to address these significant issues through the Environmental Health Management Program.

The School of Environment and Health will provide students with the knowledge and skills to successfully confront these challenges in a systematic academic manner that will evolve continuously to meet these developments. Graduates from the School of Environment and Health Sciences will be ready to join the workforce immediately following their graduation. Graduates in this field will be a crucial asset to future environmental and health employers, ministries and international organizations.

Benefits

Graduates with a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Health Management will have a strong background in managing environmental health issues. Students will be equipped with the most current tools and methods to face the most challenging and contemporary issues related to health organization and environmental health.

Career Opportunities

Graduates will have the opportunity to work in:

  • Government Ministries
  • International Healthcare Organizations
  • Healthcare Institutions
  • Industries related to Health Management functions
  • Environmental agencies
  • Educational and Research Institutions
  • Industries linked to:
    • Health safety and hazards,
    • Food safety
    • Water resources
    • Oil industry
    • Real Estate Development
    • Waste management
Last updated December 2017

About the School

Canadian University Dubai offers a Canadian based curriculum in the heart of Dubai, within the culture and values of United Arab Emirates (UAE). Canadian University Dubai (CUD) is centrally located ju ... Read More

Canadian University Dubai offers a Canadian based curriculum in the heart of Dubai, within the culture and values of United Arab Emirates (UAE). Canadian University Dubai (CUD) is centrally located just off Sheikh Zayed Road in easy walking distance from the, Dubai Metro (Financial Centre Station). Founded in 2006, the Canadian University Dubai currently consists of the School of Architecture and Interior Design, the School of Business, the School of Engineering, Applied Science and Technology and the School of Environment and Health. Read less