Admissions & Requirements
Full-time students are accepted into the M.Sc. program for a September start date each year.
Application Deadline: January 15
All completed applications will be reviewed by early March each year.
Notification of Acceptance: March or early April
NB: Submission by the earlier date offers a better chance of receiving available departmental funding
Minimum Academic Prerequisites for entry into the M.Sc. program in Epidemiology:
- an Honours (4 year) undergraduate degree with an overall average of 75%.
- Graduate Records Examination (GRE) score mandatory for applicants from non-Canadian universities. For info see: http://www.gre.org.
- TOEFL score for international students - a TOEFL total score of at least 580 (paper-based) or TOEFL iBT minimum scores of: writing (24/30); speaking (22/30); reading (22/30); listening (20/30), for a total of 88/120. Applicants must have the minimum score in each test as well as the minimum overall score.
- students must also have basic math skills. Click here for a self-assessment of essential mathematics background.