Interdisciplinary Education and Training
CARERC combines the academic resources of four colleges at the University of Kentucky (UK) and Eastern Kentucky University (EKU) to provide a fully equipped and recognized resource for occupational safety and health research and training in Central Appalachia. As a result of this forward-looking partnership between two leading institutions of higher education, we offer graduate programs and continuing education in
- Mining Engineering Safety and Health
- Occupational and Environmental Health Nursing
- Occupational Epidemiology
- Occupational Safety
- Agricultural Safety and Health
CARERC serves as a resource for industry, labor, government agencies, and other stakeholders while, at the same time, preparing men and women for rewarding careers in research, education, private sector leadership, and policy development.