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DePaul University

Master
36 months
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715 USD/credit
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About

The Master of Public Health (MPH) program from DePaul University provides a collaborative, applied approach to public health education, focusing on health promotion and disease prevention to vulnerable populations. Gain the knowledge and practical skills to become an effective public health leader and solve problems to reduce health disparities.

Overview

Choose from one of two concentrations:

  • Community health practice: Assess a community’s health needs and design, implement and evaluate interventions that address those needs.
  • Social epidemiology: Use biostatistics and epidemiology to inform research, policy and intervention efforts aimed at eliminating health inequalities.

Courses are offered on weekday evenings at DePaul’s Loop Campus. This Master of Public Health (MPH) program from DePaul University can be completed in two years.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction To Public Health
  • Introduction To Epidemiology
  • Introduction To Environmental Health
  • Health And Behavior Theory
  • Public Health Administration
  • Program Development And Grant Writing
  • Program Evaluation
  • Biostatistics
  • Community Health Assessment
  • Community Health Interventions

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

56 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.
3
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.
Required

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.
80
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

  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution.is required for admission.
  • A completed online application
  • Official transcripts from all previous college coursework.
  • Responses to the following questions:
- Your previous applied public health experience (250 words)- Your reasons for seeking an MPH degree in community health practice or social epidemiology (250 words)- Your reasons for seeking an MPH degree from DePaul University (150 words)- Where you see yourself professionally in five years and a description of the type of work you will be doing (250 words)- What is unique about you that the admission committee should know (150 words)
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Current résumé or curriculum vitae

Tuition Fee

  • International

    715 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 715 USD per credit and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    715 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 715 USD per credit and a duration of 36 months.
  • In-State

    715 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 715 USD per credit and a duration of 36 months.

Funding

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