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Public Health

McMaster University

Master
24 months
Duration
25568 CAD/year
7812 CAD/year
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About

We offer a master program in Public Health, at the McMaster University. The program ensures an adequate supply of public health professionals with the right knowledge, skills and relevant education and mentorship opportunities to revitalize Canada’s public health system and addresses the vulnerability of our public health infrastructure. 

Overview

The program in Public Health, at the McMaster University, ensures an adequate supply of public health professionals with the right knowledge, skills and relevant education and mentorship opportunities to revitalize Canada's public health system and addresses the vulnerability of our public health infrastructure, and the need for more comprehensive and responsive public health policies and programs.

Areas of Research

  • Public Health Policy and Management
  • Population and Public Health Research Methods
  • Environmental Health

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Foundations of Population and Public Health Practice 
  • Population and Public Health Epidemiology 
  • Introduction to Biostatistics 
  • Master of Public Health Seminar Series Year One 
  • Population and Public Health Research Methods 
  • Population and Public Health Policy 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 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.
B+
B+ (recommended)

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.
92
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

  • Applications are encouraged from public health and health care professionals, physicians in post graduate residency programs, and undergraduates from health related programs
  • Applicants need to meet the admission requirements for entry into Graduate Studies at McMaster University, including completion (or expected completion) of a 4 year undergraduate program in Sciences (or equivalent, including Medicine). Applicants must also have completed a statistics or mathematics undergraduate course with B+ standing
  • Applicants are required to submit their CV, a personal letter of interest in the program (750 words) and ensure that two letters of reference are submitted to the program

Tuition Fee

  • International

    25568 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12784 CAD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    7812 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3906 CAD per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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