Advance your training in epidemiological research and clinical
epidemiology with our master’s degree.
You will gain the skills and knowledge necessary to design and
conduct studies into the causation, distribution, control and
prevention of diseases.
Within the program, there are options to personalize your course
- An epidemiology concentration where you can explore cancer,
cardiovascular disease, environmental, infectious disease,
nutritional, molecular and genetic epidemiology.
clinical research specialized track
Our department offers the master’s program in
collaboration with faculty throughout the university, and with the
Department of Cancer Prevention and Control in Roswell Park Cancer
Institute’s Graduate Division.
With a master’s in epidemiology, your career path could
include working as a researcher, clinical investigator, research
administrator, planner, program manager, educator or evaluator. The
settings for these positions include academia, health departments,
governmental health agencies, medical centers and hospitals,
clinical practices and private corporations. The program also
prepares you for continuing your education as a doctoral or medical