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Public Health

West Chester University

12 months
Duration
2596 USD/year
2596 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Master of Public Health (MPH) program at West Chester University prepares students to become effective practitioners and leaders in the fields of community health, environmental health, or health care management. Students come from all parts of the world and bring with them a range of experience that enriches the learning of students and faculty.

Overview

The Public Health at West Chester University is a CEPH- accredited 46 credit degree program with a multidisciplinary curriculum focused on problem solving, research and professional development. The MPH is competency based and can be tailored to meet student needs. 

The WCU faculty has a long tradition of personal and professional concern for students, and strive to afford students opportunities for involvement, recognition and support. Often, students work closely with faculty on a range of community outreach and research projects. 

Additionally, students complete a 4-credit, 200 hour Applied Learning Experience (I and II) practicum at a community practice site where they apply skills and cultivate core public health competencies. Thank you for your interest in West Chester University’s MPH program. Please explore the MPH website, contact faculty and staff, or visit the campus. We are confident that you will find an engaging program that will empower you to reach your educational and professional goals.

Values

The core values of the MPH program are shaped by the following two interrelated convictions:

  • Health is central to human existence, as it impacts both the quality and quantity of life of all individuals.
  • Public health is vital for enhancing the health of individuals and their communities.

Programme Structure

Tracks: 

  • Community Health
  • Environmental Health
  • Health Care Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

46 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application form submitted online.
  • One official transcript from every college and university attended (except West Chester University). The official transcript should be sent directly from your undergraduate Registrar to the Graduate Admissions office. See note above.
  • Two letters of recommendation for degree and certificate programs.
  • A written statement of your professional goals. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    2596 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1298 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    2596 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1298 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for West Chester

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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

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.

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