Epidemiology Post-Master’s Certificate
Capella University

Program Details

Ready to expand your expertise and be a leader in public health? With Capella’s online Post-Master’s Certificate in Epidemiology, you’ll investigate disease trends; identify the patterns, causes, and effects of diseases; and address public health issues in the US and around the world. You’ll gain problem-solving and critical-thinking skills to analyze disease and health-related conditions in diverse populations.


Your program of enrollment determines the admission requirements. 

Basic requirements for all programs:

  • Admission application and non-refundable $50 application fee
  • Acknowledgement agreement
  • All applicants must understand, read, speak, and write fluently in English
  • Official transcript(s) from previous institutions for degree and post-degree coursework, if applicable
  • Minimum GPA as defined by your program

Minimum level of education required:

  • There are two paths to admission. Degree and certificate must be from an institution accredited by a U.S. Department of Education-recognized accrediting agency or an internationally recognized institution:
    • MPH or public health-related master’s degree OR
    • Any graduate degree and a graduate certificate in public health
  • Your official master's transcripts, minimum grade point average of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale

School Accreditation Statement

Capella University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. 

  • Higher Learning Commission: www.hlcommission.org, 800.621.7440 
  • Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552), www.capella.edu