Undergraduate Academic Programs




Students wanting to declare this minor may do so in one of two ways:

Students are responsible for checking with their degree-granting schools/units to determine whether or not this minor may be officially recorded on their transcripts.

Students considering this minor may schedule an appointment with an SPH-B academic advisor.

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This undergraduate minor program is intended for students in degree programs outside the epidemiology major, who wish to add an epidemiology specialty to their studies. This minor requires:

  • successful completion of 15 credit hours prescribed below.
  • a minimum grade of C- in each course used in the minor.
  • a minimum cumulative minor GPA of 2.0.

Note: No course in this minor may be taken under the Pass/Fail Option.

Required Foundational Courses (6 cr.):
Complete each of the following courses:

  • SPH-E 311 Introduction to Epidemiology (3 cr.)
  • SPH-Q 381 Introduction to Biostatistics (3 cr.)

Epidemiology Elective Courses (9 cr.)
Complete three of the following courses:

  • SPH-E 250 Public Health Surveillance and Monitoring (3 cr.)
  • SPH-E 350 Infectious Diseases: Outbreaks and Field Investigations (3 cr.)
  • SPH-E 353 Distribution and Determinants of Chronic Diseases (3 cr.)
  • SPH-E 358 Epidemiologic Methods: Concepts (3 cr.)
  • SPH-E 359 Epidemiologic Methods: Applications (3 cr.)
  • SPH-Q 400 Introduction to Biostatistical Computing (3 cr.)

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