Public Health

St. John's University

M.Sc. On Campus Online
24 months
1305 USD/credit
1305 USD/credit
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Public Health from St. John's University was created to address the urgent need and demand for public health professionals and to meet the challenges of public health in regional, national, and global communities.  


Public Health from St. John's University continues the Vincentian tradition at St. John’s to address poverty and social injustice by empowering individuals to work with local and global communities to improve health and protect the public.


Examples of careers in Community Health include:

  • Program planner
  • Outreach specialist
  • Health promotion coordinator
  • Public health advisor
  • Researcher
  • Health educator 

Examples of careers in Global Health include:

  • In-field consultant
  • Researcher
  • Global program manager
  • Administrator
  • Health policy analyst
  • Program assistant

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Care System and its Financing 
  • Healthcare Outcomes Assessment 
  • Biostatistics 
  • Public Health Management
  • Epidemiology 
  • Environmental Health Sciences 
  • Social and Behavioral Health 
  • Health Care Data Analysis and Management 
  • Public Health Program Planning 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 60 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines




45 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

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.
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.

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.
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

  • Graduate Admission Application
  • Bachelor’s Degree. Official transcripts are required from each institution attended.
  • Minimum GPA— Applicants need to have an undergraduate cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least a 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Resume or Curriculum Vitae—Include a current resume or curriculum vitae with the graduate admission application.
  • Graduate Record Exam (GRE). MCAT, LSAT, GMAT or DAT will be accepted in lieu of the GRE. 
  • Letters of Recommendation—Include three letters of recommendation from college/university faculty or a previous or current employer. 
  • Personal Statement—Submit a clear personal statement, not to exceed 1,000 words in length.  
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) exam or International English Language Testing System (IELTS). 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1305 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1305 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1305 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1305 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.


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