About the Department

Course Overview

The Department of Epidemiology offers a total of 76 courses including 17 methods courses, 8 seminar courses and 36 substantive courses. Substantive courses in the department consist of a wide range of topics such as Cancer Epidemiology, Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Reproductive Epidemiology and Cardiovascular Epidemiology.

Degrees Offered

Master of Public Health 45 credit | Online
Master of Science 42.5 credit | Summer Only

Master of Science 42.5 credit | Academic Year
Master of Science 80 credit | Epidemiology
Master of Science 80 credit | Computational Biology and Quantitative Genetics
Doctor of Science
PhD in Population Health Sciences

Faculty & Academic Appointments

19 Primary Faculty – 13 Tenured
9 Associate/Assistant
47 Secondary Appointments
28 Adjunct
1 Visiting
3 Emeritus

Student Information

88 Doctor of Science
3 Doctor of Public Health
46 Master of Science (2-year)
41 Master of Science (1-year)
54 MPH

Major Research Areas

Cancer Epidemiology and Cancer Prevention
Cardiovascular Epidemiology
Clinical Epidemiology
Environmental and Occupational Epidemiology
Epidemiologic Methods
Epidemiology of Aging
Infectious Disease Epidemiology
Genetic Epidemiology and Statistical Genetics
Neuro-Psychiatric Epidemiology
Nutritional Epidemiology
Reproductive, Perinatal, and Pediatric Epidemiology

Global Research

Ethiopia, Chile, Tanzania, Peru, Sweden, South Africa, Iceland

Major Programs, Centers, & Affiliations


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