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University of Colorado Denver

Department of Epidemiology

Aurora, CO

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Overview

University of Colorado Denver / Department of Epidemiology is located in Aurora, CO, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 1
Doctoral Degrees 4

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
38 credit hours
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE or MCAT
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
67 credit hours

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

54
Applied
9
Accepted
8
Enrolled
17%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st January 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Baccalaureate degree in scientific field, minimum GPA of 3.0, math course work through integral calculus, two official copies of all academic transcripts, four letters of recommendation/reference, essays describing the applicant's career goals and reasons for applying to the program, resume
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE or MCAT
Doctoral Degree Requirements Bachelor's, master's, or higher degree; minimum undergraduate and graduate GPA of 3.0; coursework in calculus, organic chemistry, epidemiology, biological sciences, and public health; 2 official copies of all academic transcripts; 4 letters of reference; essays

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80

Student Body

27
Total Graduate Students
7%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
92%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American 3.7%
White or Caucasian 66%
American Indian or Alaska Native 3.7%
Asian 7.41%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 7.41%
Unknown 7.41%

Gender

Male (25%)
Female (74%)

Faculty

16
Total faculty
Full-time - 15
Part-time - 1
Male (5)
Female (11)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Public health practice and practice-based research, reproductive and perinatal epidemiology, obesity, infectious disease epidemiology, diabetes
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 13001 East 17th Place
Campus Box B119
Aurora, CO  80045
United States
Contact Dr. Jill Norris
Chair
Email: jill.norris@ucdenver.edu
Phone: 303-724-4428