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University of Washington

Department of Epidemiology

Seattle, WA

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Overview

University of Washington / Department of Epidemiology is located in Seattle, WA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Public Health/Master of Public Affairs (MPH/MPA)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Epidemiology
Master of Public Health (MPH) General epidemiology
Master of Public Health (MPH) Global health
Master of Science (MS) Clinical and translational research methods
Master of Public Health (MPH) Maternal and child health
Master of Science (MS) General epidemiology

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 40
Doctoral Degrees 20
Other Advanced Degrees 0

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE (except for MDs from US institutions)
Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

462
Applied
163
Accepted
52
Enrolled
35%

Applying

85
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 1st December 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE (except for MDs from US institutions)
Master's Degree Requirements Earned Bachelor's degree
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements Earned Master's degree

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 80

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership

Student Body

184
Total Graduate Students
9%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5.43%
Black or African American 3.8%
White or Caucasian 64%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.54%
Asian 13.04%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.54%
Two or more races 0%
Unknown 2.17%

Gender

Male (29%)
Female (70%)

Faculty

91
Total faculty
Full-time - 51
Part-time - 40
Male (41)
Female (50)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Aids/hiv and sexually-transmitted diseases, cancer, social determinants of health, cardiovascular disease, molecular and genetic epidemiology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
12,800

Location & Contact

Address 1959 NE Pacific Street
Health Sciences, F-262, Box 357236
Seattle, WA  98195
United States
Contact Dr. Stephen E. Hawes
Professor and Chair
Email: epiadmin@uw.edu
Phone: 206-685-0146

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