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University of Pittsburgh

Department of Epidemiology

Pittsburgh, PA

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Overview

University of Pittsburgh / Department of Epidemiology is located in Pittsburgh, PA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (MD/PhD)
Master of Public Health (MPH) Epidemiology
Master of Science (MS) Epidemiology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Epidemiology
Doctor of Public Health (Dr PH) Theory and research methods

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 34
Doctoral Degrees 9

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GREs or MCAT or DAT
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GREs or MCAT or DAT
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

414
Applied
205
Accepted
38
Enrolled
50%

Applying

135
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GREs or MCAT or DAT
Master's Degree Requirements 3 credits Human Biology, 3 credits Algebra or higher math. Applicants must possess a U.S. bachelorÔÇÖs degree from an accredited institution or the equivalent degree from a foreign school and substantial knowledge in a discipline relevant to public health, either through study, experience, or both.
Doctoral Degree Exam GREs or MCAT or DAT
Doctoral Degree Requirements 3 credits Human Biology, 3 credits Algebra or higher math. Prospective students must also possess a U.S. graduate or bachelorÔÇÖs degree, or the equivalent degree from a foreign school, in a field relevant to the PhD program to which they are applying, and must have had sufficient prerequisite courses in the field to which they are applying.

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 90
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership

Student Body

169
Total Graduate Students
13%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.73%
Black or African American 2.37%
White or Caucasian 32%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 4.73%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 3.55%
Unknown 2.96%

Gender

Male (49%)
Female (50%)

Faculty

42
Total faculty
Full-time - 40
Part-time - 2
Male (16)
Female (26)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Aging epidemiology, cardiovascular & diabetes epidemiology, clinical trials & methods, molecular & genetic epidemiology, women's health epidemiology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
25,347,619

Location & Contact

Address 130 DeSoto Street
Pittsburgh, PA  15261
United States
Contact Dr. Anne B. Newman
Chair
Email: newmana@edc.pitt.edu
Phone: 412-624-3056
Fax: 412-624-3737

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