Epidemiology Department School of Public Health Boston University

Epidemiology Department School of Public Health Boston University

Boston, MA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
75%
25%
student ratio
213
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 1
fall application deadline
36%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Epidemiology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Public Health (MPH)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 106
    • Doctoral Degrees 5
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

36% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 565
    • Accepted 206
    • Acceptance Rate 36
    • Enrolled 65
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $115
    • Application Fee - International $115
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 1st January 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 1st October 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, GMAT, or MCAT, U.S. bachelor's degree or foreign equivalent
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, MPH or equivalent
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students213
    • Female Percentage75%
    • Male Percentage25%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students213
    • Part-time Percentage37%
    • Full-time Percentage63%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American4%
    • White / Caucasian57%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian16%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown15%

Location & Contact

Epidemiology Department

School of Public Health
Boston University

Boston, MA 02215
United States

Dr. C. Horsburgh

Chair

Phone: 617-638-7775
Email: epi@bu.edu

Ms. LePhan Quan

Associate Director of Admissions

Phone: 617-638-4640
Fax: 617-638-5299
Email: asksph@bu.edu


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