A graduate of the University of Providence Master of Science in Infection Prevention and Epidemiology program will be a leader and educator in the prevention of infections across the healthcare continuum using epidemiological and infection prevention tools and principles. This change agent will use systems thinking, data, and evidence-based practice to drive collaboration that improves patient safety.
The program is offered in eight-week online courses for working professionals who desire a robust and marketable degree. Through a sequenced, cohort model, students complete one course every eight weeks and finish within two years. All students must attend a 1.5 day face-to-face program orientation prior to the start of the program. New cohorts begin in January and August each year.
Providence St. Joseph Health and Partner organization caregivers and are eligible for special tuition pricing for this program. The cost of this program is $31,500 ($875 per credit). With the PSJH special tuition pricing, caregivers, spouses/partners and dependents pay $23,100 ($641 per credit). Financial Aid is available for this program.
This information is based on the 2018-19 school year. Tuition is subject to change each academic year.
Find full application instructions in the Application Packet.
Apply now for the Masters of Science in Infection Prevention and Epidemiology program. Now accepting applications for August 2018 and January 2019.
Jamie Owens, Sr. Project Manager