The MS and the PhD in Epidemiology are awarded by the Graduate College. Instruction is offered through the College of Public Health. The MS is offered with or without a thesis.

Admission Requirements

Applicants must meet the Admission Requirements of the Graduate College and the department offering the degree program (review the department's web site or the General Catalog for departmental requirements).

Estimated Cost of Attendance

Tuition and fees vary by degree program and the type of student you are.

Application Deadlines

For the MS:

  • Fall semester—June 1 (April 15 for international students)
  • Spring semester—not offered
  • Summer session—April 15 (March 1 for international students)

For the PhD:

  • Fall semester—April 1
  • Spring semester—October 1 (fall admission is preferred)
  • Summer session—not offered

Application Procedures

Please review these detailed instructions and requirements for applying to the University of Iowa Department of Epidemiology.

Apply

All domestic and international applicants must apply through SOPHAS. See Detailed instructions and requirements for applying to Epidemiology.

Contact Information

Department of Epidemiology
The University of Iowa
S408 College of Public Health Building (CPHB)
145 N. Riverside Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242
melissa-fitzgerald@uiowa.edu
319-384-1544

Office of Admissions
The University of Iowa
107 Calvin Hall
Iowa City, IA 52242-1396
admissions@uiowa.edu
319-335-1525