Many of the students that matriculate into the MS Chronic Disease Epidemiology track have a MD or PhD degree and choose this program to gain knowledge in epidemiology. Generally they choose to do so to enhance their research and have obtained funds to pursue such a degree. Most of these students are current Yale employees and work full-time while attending school on a part-time basis.
Other graduates from the MS Chronic Disease Epidemiology track have pursued medical school or a PhD. See more on employment sectors on our Office of Career Management website.