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Public Health - Epidemiology

Florida International University

24 months
18030 USD/year
18030 USD/year
8202 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Public Health - Epidemiology program at Florida International University equips students with strong analytic and quantitative skills to be successful in designing and conducting public health investigations, disease surveillance, innovative interventions and methodological research.


Epidemiology is a science rooted in finding solutions to serious public health problems like cardiovascular disease and cancer. 

Data concerning determinants and distribution are critical to improving the health of entire populations. In other words, epidemiologists identify why some people get sick and others do not. 

Students in the Department of Epidemiology acquire the skills to detect, prevent and control human disease and to promote the health and well-being of the public through innovative research, education and training.

Many of Public Health - Epidemiology graduates from Florida International University are working as epidemiologists for federal and state agencies, hospitals, pharmaceutical companies and international health organizations.

Funding your education

At Stempel College, we understand that academic success can be affected by financial aid and funding opportunities. Our students have access to myriad funding options by degree level (bachelor’s, master’s, doctoral) and by academic discipline (Public Health, Dietetics & Nutrition, Social Work). It’s important to understand the basics of applying for financial aid and the additional resources available to you as a Stempel College student.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Public Health Epidemiology
  • Observational Study Designs
  • Chronic Disease Epidemiology
  • Advanced Infectious and Tropical Disease Epidemiology
  • AIDS Epidemiology and Control
  • Reproductive Health Epidemiology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


45 SCH


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Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from an accredited college or university or, in the case of foreign students
  • A minimum 3.0 GPA on the last 60 under-graduate hours.
  • A current resume
  • A written statement of purpose (career goals).
  • Three letters of recommendation. 
  • International graduate student applicants whose native language is not English are required to submit a score for the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or for the International English Language Testing System (IELTS).
  • Submission of official GRE scores. Scores must be less than 5 years old.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18030 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9015 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    18030 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9015 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    8202 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4101 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for West Miami

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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