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M.Sc. On Campus

Epidemiology

University of Arizona

12 months
Duration
20126 USD/year
20126 USD/year
11938 USD/year
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About

Epidemiology degree offered by the University of Arizona is designed for individuals who wish to pursue training in epidemiological research.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

It is anticipated that graduates will occupy positions as research administrators, program managers, analysts, and evaluators in universities, health departments, governmental agencies, and similar organizations.

Students have the option of either a general MS degree in Epidemiology or a specialization in clinical epidemiology. The requirements for these two tracks vary slightly. Students who are interested in clinical epidemiology should contact the Epidemiology Section Chair for additional information.

Educational Opportunity

The overall course of study for the Epidemiology degree offered by the University of Arizona degree will be developed by the student and the Faculty Advisor and approved by the student's Graduate Committee and Chair of the Epidemiology Section. 

On average, the MS program requires approximately two years for completion. The first year is usually devoted to core coursework and completion of the qualifying exam. The second year is focused on remaining coursework and development of the master's thesis research.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Basic Principles of Epidemiology
  • Epidemiologic Methods
  • Advanced Epidemiology
  • Biostatistics in Public Health
  • Biostatistics for Research
  • Infectious Disease Epidemiology
  • Chronic Disease Epidemiology
  • Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention
  • Epidemiology Seminar

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

42 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3.2
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree with GPA of 3.2 or higher
  • At least one year of biological sciences
  • At least one year of college level mathematics (algebra and above)
  • Calculus and statistics are highly recommended, although not required
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Resume or CV
  • Statement of Purpose and Objectives
  • Research Statement
  • GRE scores

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    20126 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10063 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    20126 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10063 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    11938 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5969 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Tucson

830 - 1140 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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