This 3+2 program will consist of three years of undergraduate coursework in the BS in Public Health where you will complete core public health courses, followed by two years of the MS Epidemiology coursework.
All courses are 3 credit hours unless otherwise indicated.
Students in the Public Health BS are waived from the following major requirements if admitted to the 3+2 program:
Students entering the major take a Communication Literacy II course.
Core Epidemiology Courses
Statistical Methods Courses
MS Thesis Guidance
Choose three of the following courses (all courses are 3 credits):
Credit hours total 9 for required epidemiology elective courses.
Recommended options to complete remaining graduate credits
Public Health Course Waived
Students need a total of 33 credit hours for the MS degree.
Students can petition to take courses outside the listed electives or at the PhD level if the course is relevant to their future career plans and they obtain permission of the course instructor and the MS/PhD graduate director.