Graduate Certificate of Field Epidemiology
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate of Field Epidemiology is specifically designed for working practitioners and emphasizes practical, applied skills.  The curriculum addresses the core functions of outbreak investigation, surveillance systems and methods, infectious disease epidemiology, and field epidemiology methods.


  • Bachelor's degree or international equivalent
  • Relevant education and/or experience in a health or social science related field-includes volunteer experience (minimum of 3 years preferred)

Special Accreditation

Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges