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Environmental Health Sciences

University of Maryland

Master
24 months
Duration
39000 USD/year
39000 USD/year
17544 USD/year
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About

The Master of Public Health in Environmental Health Sciences from University of Maryland consists of 45 credit hours of graduate work including electives and a 6 credit-hour capstone experience comprised of an internship and MPH project.

Overview

The Environmental Health Sciences program from University of Maryland can be completed on either a full- or part-time basis with classes offered in the afternoon and evening. All requirements must be met and the degree awarded within five years following the date of entrance into the program.

Program Goals

The Master of Public Health program will prepare graduates to work in public health service as practitioners, researchers, administrators, and consultants. The mission of the MPH program with concentration in Environmental Health Sciences is to promote the development of professional practitioners and researchers in environmental health who understand the science, theory and practice of public and environmental health, and can apply this knowledge toward the detection, management, and prevention of environmental health problems. Click here to see the competencies expected of all students who complete an MPH and those with a concentration in Environmental Health Sciences.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Risk Assessment
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Environmental Justice
  • Health Disparities
  • Spatial Epidemiology
  • Toxicology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

45 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum 3.0 undergraduate GPA
  • Undergraduate transcripts
  • GRE scores taken within the past 5 years
  • 3 letters of recommendation that address the applicant's academic capabilities and probability of success in graduate school
  • Statement of goals and interests and their congruence with those of the program
  • Relevant academic/work experience, including previous coursework in biology, chemistry, mammalian physiology, mathematics, statistical methods, and/or statistical software packages.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    39000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19500 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    39000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19500 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    17544 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8772 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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