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Clinical Epidemiology

University of Alberta

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
9465 CAD/year
5645 CAD/year
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About

Clinical Epidemiology program at the University of Alberta involves the application of epidemiologic principles and methods to inform clinical practice.

Overview

The master of science (MSc) program in Clinical Epidemiology program at the University of Alberta aims to provide clinicians with the competencies to conceptualize, design, conduct, and analyze epidemiological and health services research and to translate and apply this knowledge to clinical practice. Eligible applicants must hold a medical or allied health professional degree.

The overall aim is to improve the health of individuals and populations through the conduct and promotion of high quality interdisciplinary research.

Working as a clinical epidemiologist

Clinical epidemiologists collaborate with a wide range of professional disciplines to enhance programs to prevent disease, assist in the development and application of patient decision aids, to improve the quality of health care, to evaluate clinical and health service interventions, to improve public health, to evaluate community health programs, to promote health and to inform health policy decisions. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations of Public Health Research 
  • Topics in Public Health: Epidemiology Module(s)
  • Epidemiology Methods 
  • Biostatistics 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
88
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants are normally required to have completed a four-year baccalaureate degree, or its academic equivalent, from an academic institution recognized by the University of Alberta. 
  • An admission grade point average of 3 on most 4-point grading systems or B on most letter grading systems, based on your most recent two years of full time study (or equivalent) is required.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9465 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9465 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    5645 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5645 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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Clinical Epidemiology
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University of Alberta

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