DEPARTMENT OF

Public Health Sciences

 

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Completing Your Degree


The PhD in Epidemiology is a 4 year program. Students are accepted for a September start date and are expected to meet the milestones listed below.

Year Milestones
Year 1
 
Completion of Core Courses (fall and winter terms)
Completion of Comprehensive Examination (summer terms)
Year 2
 
Completion of Thesis Outline (15 months) 
Completion of Thesis Proposal (24 months) 
Year 3/4

 

Research and data collection
Completion of research and data collection
Writing of thesis
Thesis Defense