Department of Epidemiology Graduate School of Public Health University of Pittsburgh

Department of Epidemiology Graduate School of Public Health University of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
71%
29%
student ratio
147
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
June 1
fall application deadline
48%
acceptance rate
5 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (MD/PhD)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Public Health (MPH)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Theory And Research Methods Doctor of Public Health (Dr PH)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 25
    • Doctoral Degrees 14
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 0
    • * 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? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

48% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 522
    • Accepted 251
    • Acceptance Rate 48
    • Enrolled 57
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $120
    • Application Fee - International $120
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline June 1st March 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline August 15th August 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, DAT, MCAT, 3 credits each of course work in human biology and algebra or higher mathematics, 6 in behavioral science (MPH);
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, DAT, MCAT, 3 credits of course work in biology and math
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL (minimum score 550 paper-based, 80 iBT) or IELTS (minimum score 6.5)

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 awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students147
    • Female Percentage71%
    • Male Percentage29%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students147
    • Part-time Percentage27%
    • Full-time Percentage73%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian74%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian7%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown6%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty101
    • Full-time Percentage50%
    • Part-time Percentage50%
    • Female Percentage60%
    • Male Percentage40%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchAging, cardiovascular and diabetes; clinical trials and methods; psychiatric, women's health; molecular and genetic; applied public health; cancer; environmental; global health; infectious disease; injury prevention; neuroepidemiology; obesity and nutrition; reproductive; perinatal; pediatric; prevention; lifestyle and physical activity
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$28,143,665

Location & Contact

Department of Epidemiology

Graduate School of Public Health
University of Pittsburgh

4200 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
United States

Dr. Anne Newman

Chair

Phone: 412-624-3056
Fax: 412-624-3737
Email: newmana@edc.pitt.edu

Lori Smith

Student Affairs Manager

Phone: 412-383-5269
Email: smithl@edc.pitt.edu


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