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Loma Linda University School of Public Health

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Degree - Program Area (Concentration):
PhD - Epidemiology
Start Term
Deadline
Type
How to Apply
Spring 2015
11/15/2014 (Expired)
All applicants
Fall 2015
3/15/2015
All applicants
Spring 2016
8/1/2015
All applicants
 
Description:
The aim of this program is to prepare students with strong backgrounds in a health science such as medicine or public health for a career in research and academia. The curriculum is designed to fulfill program requirements, while addressing the nature of the student’s proposed research program, as well as the student’s interest and academic needs. Ph.D. students are expected to write scientific journal articles as part of their training. In addition to participating as a teaching assistant and/or a laboratory assistant, the student will also deliver lectures in courses. The student is responsible for gaining the commitment of an appropriate faculty member to serve as his/her research mentor. Prerequisites: Doctoral-level health professional degree or Master’s degree in related field, and the following courses: anatomy, physiology, pathology, histology, microbiology, and biochemistry. Alumni Profiles: http://www.llu.edu/public-health/profiles/index.page
 
Applicant Test Requirements:
» All Applicants: (One of the following)  GRE  MCAT  DAT
» 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: No
 
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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