The Master of Science (M.S.) degree program in Public Health (PH) is designed with an emphasis on mastering skills in Biostatistics, Chronic Disease Epidemiology, Health Informatics or the Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases. The M.S. track for Chronic Disease Epidemiology or Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases may be completed in one year as a full-time student.
The primary mission of the doctoral program in Public Health is to provide scholars with the disciplinary background and skills required to contribute to the development of our understanding of better ways to measure, maintain and improve the public’s health. Public health spans disciplines that use tools available in the laboratory, field research, social sciences, the public policy arena and mathematics.