The Epidemiology (EPID) Certificate Program will provide graduate students specialized knowledge and skills in applying epidemiologic concepts and methods to prevention and public health problems. Those who complete the prescribed coursework in this certificate program will achieve advanced competencies in the application of epidemiologic concepts and methods to address public health problems.
To be admitted to the program, students must first be accepted into the WSU Graduate School. At a minimum, applicants must have earned a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university and have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
If you are not currently enrolled at WSU, you can apply as a non-degree student online through the WSU Graduate School. During the online application process, you will have an opportunity to select the certificate program and to submit required documents.
Wright State University graduate degree-seeking students are also eligible for the certificate provided they apply before satisfying more than half of the certificate program's required credit hours. “Students in this status must have a 3.0 cumulative graduate grade point average the semester in which they complete nine semester hours of graduate credit.” (Policy 5010)
*Apply online to the Epidemiology Certificate Program
All applicants should submit the online certificate program application* along with a one- to two-page personal statement describing your professional background and interest in the program.
Students will be able to:
- Perform advanced analytical skills in the field of epidemiology
- Perform advanced analytical skills in the field of biostatistics
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Epidemiology Certificate Program
Certificate Program Cost
The cost of the Epidemiology Certificate program will be graduate tuition.