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Epidemiology

University of Massachusetts Amherst

24 months
Duration
20380 USD/year
20380 USD/year
9342 USD/year
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About

The Epidemiology program of the University of Massachusetts Amherst is designed for the student with a career interest in epidemiological research.

Overview

The Epidemiology program of the University of Massachusetts Amherst provides methodological skills in research design, study implementation, and data analysis. Each student develops a focus area in epidemiology through a combination of elective courses, course papers, and selection of thesis topic.

Degree Requirements

The degree program is generally completed within two years. A minimum of 45 credits, including a 3-credit thesis, is required.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Epidemiology
  • Scientific Writing for Thesis, Dissertation, and Grant Proposals in Epidemiology
  • Communicable Disease Epidemiology
  • Nutritional Epidemiology
  • Epidemiologic Research Methods
  • Analysis of Epidemiologic Data

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Spring admissions may be accepted on a case by case basis.

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Grades in undergraduate and graduate coursework. No specific undergraduate courses are required for admission, but successful applicants typically have completed coursework that demonstrates their quantitative ability. Successful students typically have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale in their baccalaureate degree.
  • Letters of recommendation (minimum of two)
  • Personal statement
  • Resume
  • Test scores

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    20380 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10190 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    20380 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10190 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    9342 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4671 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Amherst Center

1228 - 2543 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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