May 24, 2024  
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog

Pharmacoepidemiology Graduate Certificate

Department: Dean’s Office


The Graduate Certificate in Pharmacoepidemiology is designed to enable students to acquire the necessary skills to provide evidence based solutions.  Students will be required to take requisite courses with an applied/hands on approach that will culminate with an introductory course in Pharmacoepidemiology. 

Pharmacoepidemiology is a burgeoning field of life sciences that studies the use and effect of drugs in the population.  In collaboration with local organizations, students will gain experience in pharmacovigilance, adverse event reporting systems, regulatory requirements, biases most common in Pharmacoepidemiology, analysis, and industry standards.

Graduate Certificate Admissions and Process

Students must apply and be admitted into the Graduate Certificate to be eligible to receive a Graduate Certificate. Applicants are encouraged to contact the Graduate Certificate Director prior to applying. 

Applicants must meet the following admission requirements:

  1. University Admission Requirements, including English Proficiency    
  2. Graduate Certificate Admission Requirements    

Curriculum Requirements (12 Credit Hours)

Pre-Requisites:  PHC 6000 , PHC 6701 , and PHC 6050  or PHC 6756  


Graduate Certificate Time Limit

Five (5) Years.

Graduate Certificate Completion

For procedures to confirm completion of the Graduate Certificate, please refer to the website.