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Loma Linda University School of Public Health

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Degree - Program Area (Concentration):
Certificate - Basic Epidemiology
Start Term
Deadline
Type
How to Apply
Winter 2015
12/1/2014
US applicants
10/1/2014 (Expired)
International applicants
Spring 2015
3/1/2015
US applicants
12/15/2014
International applicants
Summer 2015
6/1/2015
US applicants
3/15/2015
International applicants
Fall 2015
8/1/2015
US applicants
6/15/2015
International applicants
 
Description:
There is a growing need to be able to read and evaluate scientific medical literature; understand basic study designs, problems, and biases associated with different designs; and do simple descriptive and analytical statistical analyses. There is also a need for professionals in other disciplines to have at least a minimal knowledge of research design and analytical reasoning. The purpose of the certificate in basic epidemiology is to enable the holder to more effectively read scientific literature, design clinical research studies, and evaluate study designs and associated data. Alumni Profiles: http://www.llu.edu/public-health/profiles/index.page)
 
Applicant Test Requirements:
» All Applicants: None
» Additional International: TOEFL
» Comment:If applicant has received 4 year degree in the United States
 
Distance Learning: No
Peace Corps: No
One Year or Less Program: Yes
 
Note:
Loma Linda University, School of Public Health has a rolling admissions process for U.S. students. We will accept and examine applications as they are sent in, instead of waiting to judge all applications concurrently. This gives you the advantage of finding out early on whether or not you are accepted. Please note the deadlines posted are the soft deadlines for a specified term that will allow sufficient processing time of a complete application. If you have questions contact admissions.sph@llu.edu.
 
Link to Department Website:
http://www.llu.edu/public-health/programs/index.page?
 
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