Gain an understanding of the medical, social, ethical, and economic factors that affect community health through Waldens Ph.D. in Public Health program. This research-focused program gives you access to a diverse network of experienced faculty and students, preparing you with the tools you need to influence social policy. Position yourself to pursue leadership positions in academia or roles in the public or private sector.
Specializations (in addition to the General program)
Infectious and chronic diseases can devastate entire communities. The Epidemiology specialization broadens your understanding of how these diseases affect populations and explores strategies for maintaining the health of communities. Study how the prevalence of chronic diseases like cancer and diabetes can stress communities and learn to create education programs that can help prevent the spread of chronic disease. As part of your coursework, you will conduct an epidemiological field study that includes original research.
Track I is designed for students with a Master of Public Health (M.P.H.) or an M.S. in Public Health.
You may be eligible to transfer a maximum of 46 graduate-level credits into the program.
Time to completion may vary by student, depending on individual progress and credits transferred, if applicable
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At least 3 year(s) of work experience are required.
You are normally required to take an English Proficiency Test if you come from a non-English speaking country.
Most European Universities recognise the IELTS test.More information on IELTS