Graduate Certificate in Epidemiology

The certificate will allow prospective and current students to become competent in advanced aspects of epidemiological analysis such as assessing population groups and determining their priority health problems, empowering and mobilizing populations in a collaborative public health effort.


Prerequisite courses: STAT 7020  and P_HLTH 7952. Students taking V_PBIO 8455 must take it as 3 credit hours. 

Core Courses
P_HLTH 8120Applied Epidemiology in Community Assessment3
P_HLTH 8420Principles of Epidemiology3
or V_PBIO 8455 Epidemiology and Biostatistics
NURSE 8020Intermediate Statistical Methods for Health Researchers3
or NURSE 8425 Participatory Approaches for Health and Health Systems
or P_HLTH 7960 Qualitative Approaches to Understanding Public Health Problems
or P_HLTH 8470 GIS for Public Health
Elective - choose one
P_HLTH 8620Emerging Zoonoses Diseases3
or P_HLTH 8767 Epidemiology of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases
or P_HLTH 8160 Introduction to Public Health and Food Safety
P_HLTH 8767Epidemiology of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases3