Faculty of Medicine at the University of Calgary

Faculty of Medicine
Office of Admissions, G302 Health Sciences Centre, 3330 Hospital Drive N.W.
Calgary, AB
Canada T2N 4N1

Community Health Sciences

Program Information
Faculty: Faculty of Medicine
Degree: Doctorate
Field of Study: Community Health and Preventive Medicine
Description The primary aim of the Graduate Program in Community Health Sciences is to prepare candidates to conduct research, either in the need for and the organization and delivery of health care, or in the understanding of diseases and their risk factors. Ph.D. and thesis-based M.Sc. degrees are offered, with specializations in Biostatistics, Epidemiology, Health Services Research, Population Health, and Hospital Epidemiology. Combined M.D./M.Sc. and M.D./Ph.D. programs are also available. Students acquire knowledge and skills in respect to biostatistics, clinical and community-based epidemiology, needs assessment, health and illness behaviour, and the organization and evaluation of health services and programs.
Website: Community Health Sciences at Faculty of Medicine at the University of Calgary
Thesis Based? Yes
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: August 18, 2012