The Master of Science in environmental health epidemiology specialization focuses on the cause and spread of disease in both humans and animals. This thesis-based program provides students with a comprehensive background in theoretical and quantitative epidemiology as well as expert guidance and resources for their chosen research project.
Gain training to work around the world helping to prevent and control disease
Study the natural history of disease
Evaluate progressive preventative and therapeutic measures of health care delivery
Learn to develop public policy
Students can participate in research opportunities in selected areas of environmental and radiological health sciences to independently study, or investigate, a specific topic or topics under the guidance of a faculty member with expertise in that area.
Application Information and Deadlines
Interested applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 to be considered for this program. The Graduate Record Exam is required (the Medical College Admission Test is also accepted).
To apply, complete the Online Graduate Application via the Graduate School.
|February 1||Priority Consideration Deadline (for Domestic Applicants)|
|May 1||Fall Application Deadline (for International Applicants)|
|July 1||Fall Application Deadline (for Domestic Applicants)|
|September 1||Spring Application Deadline (for International Applicants)|
|November 1||Spring Application Deadline (for Domestic Applicants)|
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Tuition and Financial Aid
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