Epidemiology - PhD
Students admitted to the PhD degree program are assigned faculty advisors who will provide guidance throughout the program. This information serves as a resource to be used by the student and the advisor in planning the program of study with a specialization in Epidemiology.
For detailed additional information about specific requirements, students are directed to the College of Public Health (CPH) Graduate Student Handbook and to the Graduate School Handbook (http://www.gradsch.ohio-state.edu).
All PhD students in epidemiology are expected to enter the program with a master’s or equivalent in Epidemiology. The doctoral program requires a minimum of 60 semester credits beyond a master’s degree for a total of 90 credits. Of the 90 credits, a maximum of 30 credits may be given for dissertation research.