The Mountain & Plains Education and Research Center (MAP ERC) helps create and support opportunities for graduate program trainees to learn from more
than 40 faculty members and other trainees in five different
training programs. Four of these programs are located at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, Colorado, and one program is located at the University of Colorado at the Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora, Colorado. All of the programs offer multidisciplinary educational opportunities that teach
students how to address real-world problems facing industry, labor, and
workers. This is achieved through shared classes, symposia, worksite visits, journal clubs, and social gatherings.
tuition support, research funds and stipends to train in our five
Occupational & Environmental Medicine Residency
The Occupational and Environmental Medicine (OEM) Residency Program is
ACGME-accredited as a two-year residency program that trains physicians
in occupational and environmental medicine to improve the health and
safety of workers. This program is located at the University of Colorado on the Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora.
Learn more about the OEM Residency
The Occupational Ergonomics Program is located at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, with options for M.S. and Ph.D. degrees.
Find out more about Ergonomics
The Industrial Hygiene Program is an accredited graduate program dedicated to training students to anticipate, recognize, evaluate, prevent, and
control for workplace contaminants and stressors that can cause sickness,
injury, impaired health, or impaired well-being among workers or
citizens of a community. This program is located at Colorado State University in Fort Collins and offers M.S. and Ph.D. degrees.
Learn more about the Industrial Hygiene program
Located at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, the Health Physics Program offers a comprehensive education experience leading toward
the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in the field of radiation protection or
health physics. Required coursework is structured to provide a sound
foundation in the basic skills essential to the health physics
Learn more about the Health Physics program
Occupational Health Psychology
One of only two OHP training programs hosted by ERCs in the United
States, the MAP ERC OHP Program provides training for the application of
psychology to improve the quality of work life and to protect and
promote the safety, health and well-being of workers. This Ph.D. graduate program is located at Colorado State University in Fort Collins.
Find out more and learn how to apply