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Advanced Certificate in Analytic Epidemiology

The advanced certificate in analytic epidemiology is designed to provide individuals with the knowledge and tools to assess and understand health-related information as encountered in their professional or personal lives.

Program Description

The advanced certificate in analytic epidemiology is designed to provide individuals with the knowledge and tools to assess and understand health-related information as encountered in their professional or personal lives.

Program Objective

To provide researchers and other interested individuals with a practical understanding of quantitative research methods including survey development, case control studies, cohort studies, randomized controlled trials, pragmatic trials and quasi experimental methods, as well as qualitative research methods including ethnographic interviewing, participant observation, focus groups, and community-based participatory research.

Educational Objectives

Learners will develop a comprehensive understanding of the science of epidemiology, and acquire the skills necessary to conduct epidemiologic research and interpret epidemiologic research findings

Curriculum

An Advanced Certificate program is a post-Baccalaureate course of academic study designed for students and practitioners who seek to enhance their professional development. Certificates consist of 4 or 5 courses (12-15 credits). Up to 10 credits can be applied to a subsequent Master’s degree, if desired.

PM 410

Title: Intro to Data Management and Analysis
Offered: Fall, Summer

PM 415

Title: Principles of Epidemiology
Offered: Fall

Plus One of the Following

PM 401

Title: Quantitative Methods
Offered: Fall, Summer

BST 463

Title: Introduction to Biostatistics
Offered: Fall, Summer

Plus One of the Following

PM 416

Title: Advanced Epi Methods
Offered: Spring

BST 464

Title: Linear Regression
Offered: Fall

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