New York, NY
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
76%
24%
student ratio
387
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 1
fall application deadline
60%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Epidemiology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Doctor of Public Health (Dr PH)
      Master of Public Health (MPH)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 167
    • Doctoral Degrees 10
    • 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 Thesis Required
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

60% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 757
    • Accepted 461
    • Acceptance Rate 60
    • Enrolled 172
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $120
    • Application Fee - International $120
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 1st December 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, MPH or equivalent (for Dr PH)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based, TOEFL iBT

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 awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students387
    • Female Percentage76%
    • Male Percentage24%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students387
    • Part-time Percentage32%
    • Full-time Percentage68%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American7%
    • White / Caucasian36%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian21%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races8%
    • Unknown or International Student20%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchInfectious disease epidemiology, chronic disease epidemiology, social epidemiology, psychiatric epidemiology, neurological epidemiology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Epidemiology

Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health
Columbia University

722 West 168th Street, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10032
United States

Dr. Charles Branas

Chairperson

Phone: 212-305-8755

Dr. Joseph Korevec

Senior Director of Admissions and Financial Aid

Phone: 212-305-8698
Fax: 212-342-1861
Email: ph-admit@columbia.edu


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