Infectious Disease Control


  • Center City Campus
  • College of Life Sciences

Degree Earned

  • Certificate

Program Length
1 year

Program Type

  • On Campus

Scientific/Medical Background

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The curriculum for the Graduate Certificate in Infectious Disease Control is built from core courses and expertise in microbiology and immunology. We emphasize the key areas: Microbiology of Antimicrobial and Antiviral Agents, Vaccinology and Immunotherapeutics, Epidemiology and Management skills.

Application Process & Deadlines

Applications for our Graduate Certificate Programs are considered on a rolling admissions basis throughout the year, and newly matriculated students may begin coursework in any academic term. 

A decision is typically reached one to two weeks from the time the application is complete. 

Applications are now available. 

Application Deadline: Rolling admissions, all semesters 

Application Requirements & Instructions

Program Overview

Be part of this exciting graduate certificate focused on the needs of the working healthcare professional.

The curriculum for this graduate certificate is built on core courses and Thomas Jefferson University faculty members' expertise in microbiology and immunology. The required 15 credits emphasize key areas such as:

  • Microbiology of Antimicrobial & Antiviral Agents
  • Clinical Virology
  • Epidemiology
  • Management skills courses, clerkship/internship or other selected electives