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MD-MPH (Dual Degree - UTHealth School of Public Health in conjunction with Baylor College of Medicine), Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 60 months
    Duration

About

During the first 3 years of medical school, the MPH curriculum is integrated with the standard medical school curriculum. The fourth year is spent primarily at the School of Public Health with students returning to the medical school for the 5th and final year. Students may also apply to the dual degree program after they have begun medical school, but this may lengthen the MPH program beyond five years.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Epidemiology 
  • Foundations of Biostatistics
  • Social and Behavioral Aspects of Community Health
  • Overview Environmental Health
  • Introduction to Management and Policy Sciences
  • Ethics

For more information, please visit the programme website.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 60 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

  • This programme accepts GRE® scores and has provided a recommended score range.

    Recommended Analytical Writing score:

    4

    The recommended range represents scores typically accepted at this institution. Scores outside the range may still be considered.

    The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test 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.

General Requirements

  • Two letters of recommendation
  • All post-secondary and professional school transcripts 
  • GRE Scores 
  • Valid GRE Scores 
  • For GRE exams: a minimum combined score of 298 for Masters programs. For the Analytical Writing section, a score of at least 4.0 on a scale of 6.0 is preferred. GRE scores are valid within 5yrs of test date
  • For International students only: TOEFL scores 
  • Statement of Purpose and Objectives 
  • Students should apply to UTHealth School of Public Health at the same time as the medical school, although application decisions will be considered separately 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    980 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 980 USD per credit and a duration of 60 months.
  • National

    980 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 980 USD per credit and a duration of 60 months.
  • In-State

    233 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 233 USD per credit and a duration of 60 months.
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Living costs for Houston

  • 1067 - 1950 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

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