The Department of Veterinary Integrative Biosciences (VIBS) offers an MS in Veterinary Public Health & Epidemiology and offers courses for the Ph.D. in Biomedical Sciences.
The Veterinary Public Health & Epidemiology Graduate Program aims to prepare doctoral and master’s students for research careers that integrate the basic principles of epidemiology with modern biotechnologies. In consultation with their graduate committee, the student will choose additional electives.
MS VPHE Required Coursework
Students must take one of the following courses as part of the program.
|Education in a Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Environment
|Epidemiology Methods I
|Seminar (Epidemiology Journal Club)
|Internship / directed studies (Non-thesis only)
|Research (thesis only)
|Statistics in Research I
MS VPHE Electives
The following courses are commonly used electives for the degree.
|Medical and Veterinary Entomology
|GIS for Resource Managers
|Measurement of Sociological Parameters
|Statistics in Research III
|Methods in Vector-borne Disease Ecology
|Animal Diseases in Comparative Medicine