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University College Cork Online

Master Online
20 months
Duration
6000 EUR/year
4800 EUR/year
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About

To meet increasing demand for highly trained public health specialists, the Public Health programme of University College Cork Online is designed to prepare you to investigate, evaluate and address public health challenges, whatever your professional background.

Overview

The Public Health programme of University College Cork Online will equip you with the core knowledge and specialised skills necessary to make a real difference in public health. This part-time online MPH is a structured programme delivered over 22 months.

Why Choose This Course

The Master of Public Health is a multi-disciplinary programme that will provide students with skills in health promotion, health protection, epidemiology, biostatistics and global health - in preparation for a career in 21st Century public health practice or research.

Our modules are developed and taught by a dedicated team of staff, who are experts in a variety of public health areas. Students will experience a wide range of teaching styles using the most up-to-date technology-enhanced learning methods.

Our online MPH builds on the success of our campus-based MPH programme, the largest programme of its kind in Ireland.

Skills and Careers Information

Our graduates are currently employed in a range of careers elsewhere worldwide in both developed and developing countries, working in diverse public health roles including health services, public health research, surveillance and public health agencies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analysis
  • Public Health Core Principles and Overview
  • Health Economics for Public Health
  • Quantitative Research and Epidemiology
  • Qualitative Research in Public Health
  • Health Promotion

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 20 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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

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.
90
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

All applicants will be required to write a 300-word statement demonstrating suitability to undertake a Master of Public Health.

All applicants are required to meet one of the following:

  • Possess a NFQ level 8 degree in a relevant subject area (minimum 2H1) OR 
  • Possess a NFQ level 9 postgraduate diploma in a relevant subject area (minimum 2H1)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10000 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 20 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4800 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8000 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 20 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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