Certificate in Biosecurity and Disaster Preparedness
Visit the Institute for Biosecurity, read more about the Biosecurity and Disaster Preparedness Certificate Program and visit the College for Public Health & Social Justice site.
The application and recommendation forms can be downloaded: by right-clicking on the links to the forms, a short-cut menu should become available; select the "save target as" option, then save the file on the desired disk. For the recommendation form, you can type in your information directly onto the interactive form then Save, Print and Sign.
All application materials must be sent directly to the Graduate Admission office.
Requirements for Admission
- Application Form and Fee:
>>$10 application fee
>> Complete an Online Application
>> Application requirements (scroll down for Certificate requirements)
- Official Transcripts:
>> Must be received in a sealed envelope
>> Transcripts in a foreign language must include certified English translation
- Letter of Recommendation | Interactive Form
>> One (1) letter with a signature is required
>> Must be received in a sealed envelope with writer's signature across seal
- Professional Goal Statement
Please provide insight into your professional interests:
>> 1-2 pages in length
>> What are your current career aspirations
>> How this program would help to achieve your aspirations
>> Career plans
>> Name and Birth Date on each page
Applicants are highly encouraged to self-manage their application files. This means that the transcripts and recommendations will be accepted from the applicant provided they arrive at the Graduate Admission office in their original, sealed envelopes. Recommendations should have the recommenders' signatures across the seals. Upon completion, the entire application packet should be mailed to the Graduate Admission office. International students should submit completed applications by February 1st, due to the amount of time necessary for visa processing.