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 a 50 percent tuition discount for this program. The graduate tuition rate is $815/course credit ($2,445/course). The tuition discount equates to $407.50/course credit or $1,222.50 per course. Financial aid is available.
This information is based on the 2017-18 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 January and August 2018.
Jamie Owens, Sr. Project Manager