SNIES: 5511 | Qualified Registration: Resolution 4842 of April 7, 2014

Epidemiology includes the description of the health-disease situation, its frequency, distribution and trends. The purpose of the program is the training of specialists at the highest level, through a model of practical theoretical teaching focused on the active participation of the student and in accordance with the needs of the country and the institutions where the graduates work.

Rosario University – Bogotá
Headquarters Quinta de Mutis
Carrera 24 # 63c – 69

Our program has a duration of one year and a half divided into 3 academic semesters, in which academic and research activities are developed.

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Inscription: 7-06-2019
Interviews: Son programadas directamente por la Facultad, de manera presencial o virtual.
Publication of results: Podrás consultar si fuiste admitido en nuestra web o llamando a la facultad del programa elegido
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Start date of classes: Será notificada por la facultad

Documentation required for the enrollment process:

· Copy of the undergraduate certificate
· Copy of the diploma
· Copy of the identity document (expanded to 150%)
· Photo size 3 x 4 in color, white background

NOTE: Previous documents or photocopies do not need to be authenticated

Those forms in which false data is proven, or that are not fully filled out, will not be considered.

The interview cannot be carried out if you come to it without the minimum required documentation.

Coordinator of the Specializaation in Epidemiology CES University
Yolanda Torres de Galvis
Telephone: (57) (4) 4440555 Ext. 1330

Coordinator of the Specialization in Epidemiology Universidad del Rosario
Carlos Enrique Trillos Peña
Telephone: (57) (1) 2970200 Ext. 3335

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Assistant of the Division of Public Helath CES University
Sandra Milena Cadavid Zapata
Telephone: (57) (4) 4440555 ext. 1351


Our program is aimed at professionals belonging to the health sector.

Why choose
this program?

We have the highest standards of quality in education, which allows us to be recognized with excellence.


Our specialists have the skills to guarantee the quality and efficiency of health services.

The Specialization in Epidemiology is aimed at health professionals, preferably linked to the areas of clinical research, community work and public health.

The Specialization in Epidemiology allows a high quality postgraduate course to be carried out at times that do not compete with work activities. It has a focus on both clinical epidemiology and population epidemiology and public health,

allowing the integral formation of the epidemiologist and a greater field of action. In addition, the group of teachers is of high quality with Masters and / or PhD training.

The graduate of the program will be able to:

• Design research projects, execute and direct research.
• Manage databases and analyze them.
• Prepare and submit scientific reports.

• Critically read the scientific literature.
• Design, direct and evaluate preventive interventions.
• Participate in the selection of health priorities and policy formulation.


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Financing and

We offer financing options and scholarships to our students with entities in agreement.

You must pass all the subjects of the curriculum and the specific requirements for each program, reported in the minutes by the Promotions Committee. In addition, it requires:

1. Have submitted the current evidence that the State determines as mandatory.
2. Submit the certificate of attendance to the CES Chair.

3. The payment of the rights of degree, established in the pecuniary rights.
4. Have passed the degree or research work.
5. Be in good standing with the University for every concept.

The graduate of the program will have the following occupational profile

• May work in research and technological evaluation departments.
• Advisor on epidemiology, research methodology, clinical epidemiology and evidence-based medicine, undergraduate and postgraduate programs.

• Director of an academic training program in these fields.
• Head of epidemiology of a health institution.
• Principal researcher in charge of a project.

For financing we have agreements with:
Bank of Bogota
Sapience Fund
Pichincha Bank
Fincomercio (Fincoeducar)
National Savings Fund (NSF)
Helm Bank

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Legal information of the program

Name of the Program: Specialization in Epidemiology

Agreement: University College of Our Lady of the Rosary

Program mode: Presence – based

Type of program: Specialization

SNIES code: 5511

Qualified Registration: Resolution 4842 of April 7, 2014

City: Bogotá

Title awarded: Epidemiology Specialist

Duration: 1.5 years (3 semesters)

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