Training Leaders in Biodefense and Global Health Security

The Biohazardous Threat Agents & Infectious Diseases program provides foundational knowledge across traditional and contemporary biological threats including biological, chemical and nuclear agents.

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Master of Science

Find the degree requirements and course schedules here for the M.S. in Biohazardous Threat Agents & Emerging Infectious Diseases.

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Fall 2024 Admissions

M.S. Priority Application: May 15
Final Deadline: July 1

We invite you to learn more about our master’s and certificate offerings and begin your application.

Program News

Amelia Crabtree | Student Spotlight

Meet Amelia! “I really liked how the program was able to be completed in one year but that there were still ample opportunities to pursue research or an internship in that condensed time…

Shannon Bocquet | Student Spotlight

Meet Shannon! “This program is also one of the few in the country that builds on a hard science background and applies it to ongoing national security and public health concerns.” – Shannon,…

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