The epidemiology and biostatistics emphasis area provides epidemiologic knowledge about the distribution and determinants of disease and other health-related conditions in human populations, and develops the methodological and analytical skills for study design and analysis of data. Graduates are qualified for health service or research positions in local health departments, hospitals, nursing homes, academic institutions, industries, and government agencies such as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
The Department of Public Health has an academic partnership with the Department of Anthropology for students pursuing both an MPH and an MA degree. Students in the MPH Program with an emphasis area in Epidemiology/Biostatistics are eligible to apply for admission into the MPH and the MA Programs simultaneously. Students must apply and meet the admission criteria of both the MPH and MA programs in the same semester.
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- Health Administration
- Environmental Health
- Social and Behavioral Aspects of Health
- Internship in Public Health
- Chronic Disease Epidemiology
- 15 months
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- A $60 application fee
- Official transcripts and degrees or diplomas
- GRE, GMAT, or MAT score from testing service
- A Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), International English Language Test System (IELTS) or Pearson Test of English (PTE) scores
- Three letters of recommendation and a statement of purpose
International592 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 592 USD per credit and a duration of 15 months.
National592 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 592 USD per credit and a duration of 15 months.
In-State480 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 480 USD per credit and a duration of 15 months.
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