PhD Epidemiology: Program Requirements

 

Course Title

Credits

Pre-Requisites*
(15 credits)

EPIB 610  Foundations of Epidemiology

3

EPIB 611  Intermediate Epidemiology

3

EPIB 650  Biostatistics I

3

EPIB 651  Biostatistics II

3

EPIB 697 Public Health Data Management

3

Core

(31 credits)

 

EPIB 612 Epidemiologic Study Design

3

EPIB 620 Chronic Disease Epidemiology OR

EPIB 621 Infectious Disease Epidemiology

3

EPIB 641 Public Health and Research Ethics

1

EPIB 652  Categorical Data Analysis

3

EPIB 653  Applied Survival Data Analysis  OR

EPIB 655  Longitudinal Data Analysis OR

EPIB 698G  Bayesian Data Analysis

3

EPIB 660 Epidemiologic Methods for Primary Research 3

EPIB 710 Epidemiologic Research Methods

3

EPIB 788 Critical Readings

3

EPIB 740a  Advanced Methods in Epidemiology

3

(EPIB 740b  Advanced Methods in Epidemiology - under development)

3

EPIB 789  Independent Study

3

Specializations:

Individually Tailored;

Social Epidemiology;

Environmental Epidemiology

12 credits to be determined by advisement in areas of specialization and advanced methods 12

Electives

(9-12)

Electives with advisement in areas of specialization and advanced methods

9-12

Dissertation

(12 credits)

EPIB 899  Doctoral Dissertation Research

12

 

Total Credits for PhD Program in Epidemiology

64

 *If a student has not taken these courses prior to entering the PhD program they will have to be completed before starting the PhD courses.