24 months
1396 USD/credit 39088 USD/year
1396 USD/credit 39088 USD/year
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Students of Epidemiology at Drexel University learn and apply quantitative approaches to characterize, monitor, and understand the health of populations.


Students gain experience in the design of epidemiologic studies and in the analysis of data. Epidemiology and Biostatistics faculty focus on a range of analytic approaches and their application to a spectrum of topics including social inequalities in health, neighborhood differences in health, chronic and infectious disease epidemiology, the epidemiology of health across life stages, nutrition, physical activity and obesity, and clinical research.

Key facts:

Career paths in epidemiology often involve data collection, analyses, and interpretation to inform policy and practice in governmental, private, nonprofit, academic, and healthcare settings. Epidemiology graduates may also manage research studies that lead to the changes in decision making in public health. Epidemiology is offered at Drexel University.

Programme Structure

  • All students will begin their studies in Public Health Foundations and Systems and Public Health Research Methods, two multidisciplinary core courses within the MPH program that will be team-taught by faculty from each department.

  • This format ensures that course development is shaped by content/disciplinary experts and includes the breadth and depth of relevant skills that all MPH graduates will need regardless of their chosen discipline.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Priority DeadlineMarch 15


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


56 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

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Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants should apply using SOPHAS. Applicants will designate a choice of major, but will have the opportunity to change prior to entering the major during the spring term of the first year.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39088 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1396 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    39088 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1396 USD per credit during 24 months.

Tuition per Credit Hour

Living costs for Philadelphia

1313 - 2284 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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