Epidemiology, M.Sc. | University of Ottawa | Ottawa, Canada
16 months
Duration
18168 CAD/year
4912 CAD/year
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About

The purpose of the Epidemiology program at University of Ottawa is to provide a scholarly environment for the health sciences community that will stimulate and enhance learning and expand knowledge by conducting research. 

Overview

With Epidemiology program at University of Ottawa graduates are professional experts or consultants who can advise persons and agencies in other fields.

Students at Epidemiology program at University of Ottawa will gain knowledge in:

  • Etiological Epidemiology
  • Social Epidemiology
  • Clinical Epidemiology & Health Services Research

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Professionalism and Professional Skills
  • Epidemiology 
  • Biostatistics
  • Intervention Studies in Health Research

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 16 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

40 alternative credits

40-60

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
B+

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An honours bachelor of science degree with specialization with a minimum average of B+.
  • An honours bachelor of science degree with a major in a discipline relevant to epidemiology (life science or behavioural science) with a minimum average of B+.
  • A four-year degree in a health profession (medicine, nursing, rehabilitation therapy etc.) with a minimum average of B+.
  • Demonstrate a good academic performance in previous studies as shown by official transcripts, research reports, abstracts or any other documents demonstrating research skills.
  • Possess competence in a defined list of statistical topics (a self-assessment tool and a non-credit self-study course will be available for those who need it, prior to the beginning of courses).
  • Resume
  • Letter of intent (max. 3 pages)
  • Competence in a defined list of statistical topics will be assumed.
  • 2 Recommendation letters
  • Transcripts 
  • English Proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18168 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9084 CAD per semester during 16 months.
  • National

    4912 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2456 CAD per semester during 16 months.

Living costs for Ottawa

1168 - 1925 CAD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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