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Quantitative Methods in Public Health Certificate Program

OFFERED BY: Office of Academic Affairs

Onsite | Part-Time | 1 - 3 years

About the Quantitative Methods in Public Health Certificate Program

The Quantitative Methods in Public Health certificate program offers participants an introduction to Epidemiology and Biostatistics. Upon completion of the program, participants will be able to evaluate the methods used to measure health effects in populations; interpret basic, quantitative public health measures; judge policy implications of public health data and research; be familiar with the difficulties of collecting, interpreting and analyzing data and their implications; and perform a critical review of public health/epidemiologic literature.

Curriculum for the Quantitative Methods in Public Health Certificate Program

Please visit our Academic Catalogue to see the full certificate curriculum requirements. Please also review the certificate program's completion requirements.

Admissions Requirements

Degree Students

Individuals who are currently matriculated in a degree program in the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health or other schools at the Johns Hopkins University are not eligible for this certificate program.

Non-Degree Students

Applicants are required to apply to certificate programs using SOPHAS Express

Eligible Start Terms:


Prerequisites or special requirements

The certificate program is open to non-JHU students with at least a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university who have completed at least one college level Biology course and one college level Math or Statistics course with a grade of B or above, and a strong overall record of successful academic performance.

Application for Non-Degree Students


Information regarding the cost of tuition and fees can be found on the Bloomberg School's Certificate Programs Tuition page.

Financial Aid Eligibility: U.S. citizens and U.S. permanent residents enrolled in this certificate program may be eligible to apply for Title IV financial aid. Please contact the JHU Office of Student Enrollment and Account Management (SEAM) for more information.

Contact Us

Questions about the program? We're happy to help.

Certificate Program Contact
Rebecca Scott

Faculty Sponsor
Sukon Kanchanaraksa, PhD
Faculty Co-Sponsor
Marie Diener-West, PhD