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University of Illinois at Chicago

Epidemiology and Biostatistics Division

Chicago, IL

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Overview

University of Illinois at Chicago / Epidemiology and Biostatistics Division is located in Chicago, IL, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Biostatistics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Epidemiology
Master of Science (MS) Biostatistics
Master of Public Health (MPH) Epidemiology
Master of Science (MS) Epidemiology
Master of Public Health (MPH) Biostatistics

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Field practicum
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required
Independent research, internship

Admissions

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

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

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 2.75
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 2.75

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

190
Total Graduate Students
30%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
69%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 5.26%
Black or African American 6.32%
White or Caucasian 55%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 13.68%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.05%
Unknown 1.58%

Gender

Male (28%)
Female (71%)

Faculty

29
Total faculty
Full-time - 17
Part-time - 12
Male (17)
Female (12)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Quantitative methods
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 601 South Morgan Street
Chicago, IL  60607-7128
United States
Contact Dr. Ronald Hershow
Division Director
Email: rchersho@uic.edu
Phone: 312-996-4759