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Epidemiology Infection Control and Prevention

Graduate Certificate

The IU Online Graduate Certificate in Epidemiology Infection Control and Prevention is designed for working professionals who are interested in epidemiologic principles, infectious diseases, and population and patient health.

As a student in this program, you learn to recognize public health problems and collaborate with others to address them. You learn how to conduct an epidemiological investigation, from creating hypotheses to working with data and software. You master the basic and advanced analytical techniques necessary in the field of epidemiology. 

This program may be of interest if you plan on working in public health, becoming an epidemiologist, or pursuing graduate or professional education. All credits earned in this certificate program are transferable to the Master of Public Health in Epidemiology (IUPUI).

Certificate Requirements

To earn the Graduate Certificate in Epidemiology Infection Control and Prevention, you must complete 15 credit hours.   

Requirements are broken down as follows:

  • Core courses (9 credit hours)
  • Electives (6 credit hours)


To be accepted to this program, you must have:
  1. Bachelor’s degree
To apply to this program, complete an online application that includes:
  1. Official transcripts



PBHL-E 517

- OR - PBHL-P 511

- OR - PBHL-B 552

Fundamentals of Epidemiology

-OR- Comprehensive Methods and Applications in Biostatistics and Epidemiology

-OR- Fundamentals of Data Management

3 Credits
PBHL-E 635 Foundations in Public Health Informatics 3 Credits
PBHL-E 609 Infectious Disease Epidemiology 3 Credits


PBHL-E 601 Advanced Epidemiology 3 Credits
PBHL-E 618 Cancer Epidemiology 3 Credits
PBHL-E 629 Introduction to Genetic Epidemiology 3 Credits
PBHL-E 645 Information Exchange for Population Health 3 Credits
PBHL-E 651 Public Health Surveillance 3 Credits

Find course descriptions with our Search Schedule of Classes/Courses tool.

Tuition & Fees

Cost for Indiana Residents
  • Per Credit Hour
  • Tuition: $556.00
  • 3 Credit Hours
  • Tuition: $1668.00

Additional fees will apply.


This program is ineligible for financial aid. 

Cost for Out of State Residents
  • Per Credit Hour
  • Tuition: $1350.00
  • 3 Credit Hours
  • Tuition: $4050.00