Official transcripts reflecting an earned bachelor’s degree, with a 3.0 or higher grade point average for the last 60 undergraduate or the last 18 graduate/post-baccalaureate credit hours completed.
All foreign transcripts must have a WES course by course evaluation with degree equivalency.
Two letters of recommendation from academic or professional references.
A one-page personal statement describing the applicant’s:
Interest in and potential for contributing to the field of public healthand infectious disease
Self-assessment of computer, quantitative analysis, and personal skills and general preparation for succeeding in a public health certificate program
All applicants whose primary language is not English or whose undergraduate degree is from a college or university outside of the United States are required to submit official Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) scores.
The student must have received the equivalent of a grade of B or better in a statistics course, differential calculus, integral calculus, algebra or a more advanced mathematics course taken within five years of program application.
Program of Study
A total of 18 credit hours are required for completion of the Certificate in Infectious Disease Epidemiology.
|CPH 504||EPIDEMIOLOGY IN PUBLIC HLTH||3|
|CPH 623||INFECTIOUS DISEASE EPIDEMIOLOGY||3|
|Select 9 credit hours from the following:||9|
|ADVANCED INFECTIOUS DISEASE EPIDEMIOLOGY|
|PRINCIPLES OF EPIDEMIOLOGIC RESEARCH|
|EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS: PROTECTION|
|Total Credit Hours||18|