Boston, MA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
56%
44%
student ratio
134
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 1
fall application deadline
40%
acceptance rate
13 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Population Health Sciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Genetic Epidemiology And Statistical Genetics Master of Science (SM)
    • Clinical Epidemiology Master of Science (SM)
    • Epidemiologic Methods Master of Science (SM)
    • Environmental And Occupational Epidemiology Master of Science (SM)
    • Pharmacoepidemiology Master of Science (SM)
    • Neuro-Psychiatric Epidemiology Master of Science (SM)
    • Cancer Epidemiology Master of Science (SM)
    • Nutritional Epidemiology Master of Science (SM)
    • Epidemiology Of Aging Master of Science (SM)
    • Cardiovascular Epidemiology Master of Science (SM)
    • Reproductive Epidemiology Master of Science (SM)
    • Infectious Disease Epidemiology Master of Science (SM)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 50
    • Doctoral Degrees 19
    • 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? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

40% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 192
    • Accepted 77
    • Acceptance Rate 40
    • Enrolled 64
  • 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 Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, MCAT
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL recommended, 600 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended, 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 awardsFebruary 15
    • Types of financial support availableFederal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students134
    • Female Percentage56%
    • Male Percentage44%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students134
    • Part-time Percentage20%
    • Full-time Percentage80%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American3%
    • White / Caucasian27%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian13%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student53%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty128
    • Full-time Percentage66%
    • Part-time Percentage34%
    • Female Percentage45%
    • Male Percentage55%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCancer prevention and epidemiology; epidemiologic methods; epidemiology of aging; infectious diseases; pharmacoepidemiology; cardiovascular, clinical, environmental and occupational, molecular/genetic, neuropsychiatric, nutritional, psychiatric, reproductive, perinatal, and pediatric epidemiology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Epidemiology

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Harvard University

677 Huntington Avenue, 9th Floor
Boston, MA 02115-6096
United States

Dr. Albert Hofman

Chair

Phone: 617-432-6477

Mr. Vincent James

Director of Admissions

Phone: 617-432-1031
Fax: 617-432-7080
Email: admissions@hsph.harvard.edu


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