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Applications for Fall 2020 are currently being accepted for the Master of Public Health (MPH) program. Rolling admissions begin November 1, 2019.
The application deadline has been extended! Applications will continue to be accepted on a rolling basis, for a limited time.
Applicants will choose from the following programs:
Admission to the Public Health, M.P.H. requires the following materials be submitted.
Prospective students are encouraged to attend an MPH Information event (in person or online). Please contact Darlene Zwart with any program requirement questions. Note: there are no course or academic discipline (major/minor) pre-requisites for this program.
In addition to the University requirements of admission, all students seeking a degree for the Master of Public Health (MPH) must also meet the following requirements:
All applicants are required to submit the following three items as part of their application package:
• Cover Letter (beginning Fall 2021)
• Resume detailing work and volunteer experiences (beginning Fall 2021)
• All applicants must provide a written statement that addresses both of the following questions. The overall response should not exceed two, double-spaced pages (maximum).
The Admissions Committee reserves the right to request additional information it deems appropriate, including a second writing sample, if a decision is not reached upon the initial review of an applicant's documents. The committee may also require the applicant in question to participate in an oral interview with one or more members of the committee. The decisions of the MPH Admissions Committee are final.