Master On Campus

Maternal and Child Health

George Washington University

12 months
1765 USD/credit 79425 USD/year
1765 USD/credit 79425 USD/year
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The Masters program in Maternal and Child Health at George Washington University is designed to train students to become public health professionals with an emphasis on women and children. 

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Key facts

This is one of four broad specialty areas in the Department of Prevention and Community Health. We are dedicated to improving the health of women, children, youth and families across the country and around the globe.The Maternal and Child Health program offered by George Washington University investigates maternal and child health from a multidisciplinary perspective. 

With courses scheduled in the late afternoons and early evenings, our programs allow students to gain valuable career experience while they earn their degrees.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Biological Concepts for Public Health
  • Biostatistical Applications for Public Health
  • Principles & Practice of Epidemiology
  • Environmental & Occupational Health in a Sustainable World
  • Management & Policy Approaches to Public Health
  • Social & Behavior Approaches to Public Health
  • Planning and Implementing Health Promotion Programs
  • Program Evaluation
  • Maternal & Child Health 
  • Public Health Communication and Marketing
  • Women's Health
  • Adolescent Health
  • Reproductive Health: US & Global Perspective
  • School Health and Safety
  • MCH Policy Analysis

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  • Full-time
    • 12 months

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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Two (2) recommendations
  • Transcripts are required from all colleges and universities attended, whether or not credit was earned, the program was completed, or the credit appears as transfer credit on another transcript. Transcripts must be forwarded to SOPHAS in their original sealed envelopes directly from the institution.
  • Statement of purpose

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    79425 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1765 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    79425 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1765 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Washington, D. C.

1705 - 2975 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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