24 months
46200 USD/year
46200 USD/year
22620 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Study the frequency, distribution and determinants of human diseases and injuries in populations with the Epidemiology program of the University at Buffalo.


Through the Epidemiology program of the University at Buffalo, you will learn and practice foundational public health knowledge and competencies, as well as epidemiological, statistical, research and survey methods to help discover the determinants—including biological, behavioral, social and organizational—of diseases and injuries.


As an epidemiologist, you will play a fundamental role in preventive medicine and public health. You will apply your understanding of diseases and injuries to inform both interventions and to promote healthy communities.

You will be prepared to work in a variety of fields, including:

  • Local, state, national or international health agencies
  • Health care delivery systems such as hospitals and managed care organizations
  • Private research firms
  • Pharmaceutical companies
  • Academia

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Epidemiology
  • Statistical Analysis
  • Health Care Organization
  • Application to Biostatistics to Epidemiology
  • Advanced Methodology
  • Environmental Health

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


49 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree
  • A GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Personal Statement
  • Contact information for three references
  • The following are highly recommended: one general biology course, one health-related science course (e.g., nutrition, anatomy, microbiology or physiology), two courses in behavioral sciences, including a course in sociology or social psychology, and a course in subjects such as sociology, anthropology, psychology, political science or economics, Statistics or other quantitative coursework
  • English proficiency
  • Submit the biographical page of your passport
  • Complete the International Applicant Financial Form, and provide an original official bank statement as documentation to meet UB requirements

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    46200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23100 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    46200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23100 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    22620 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11310 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Buffalo

920 - 1560 USD /month
Living costs

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


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