Graduate Certificate in Epidemiology
University of Illinois at Springfield

Program Details

Illinois Springfield offers the online Graduate Certificate in Epidemiology. Students completing this certificate will develop analytic and computer skills to quantitatively relate epidemiologic theories necessary for specialized roles for public health practice, such as for infectious disease epidemiology. 

The following courses make up the program:

  • Fundamentals of Geographic Information Systems
  • Biostatistics for the Health Professional
  • Foundations Of Epidemiology
  • Epidemiology of Infectious and Chronic Diseases
  • Analytical Epidemiology


  • GPA of 3.0
  • Essay
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Background in natural sciences recommended
  • A bachelors degree

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission