Master Online

Public Health

University of Waterloo

18 months
19528 CAD/year
4508 CAD/year
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In the School of Public Health and Health Systems at University of Waterloo, our researchers are working to reduce the global burden of illness through health promotion, disease surveillance and implementation of healthy public policy.


Our research, education and training in the Public Health program from University of Waterloo, aims to solve significant local, provincial, national and international challenges in public health and health systems.

Key Features 

  • If you want to advance your career as a health professional or are interested in practice and policy-based research and academics - we have a program that will meet your needs. 

Programme Structure

  • These online course-based master's programs offer flexible study options and feature a professional experience component. 
  • With world renowned researchers instructing each class, students benefit from learning theory and practice from experts. 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


45 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Successful completion of a four-year Honours Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) with a minimum 75% average. The Bachelor's degree will normally be in a field relevant to public health.
  • Two references, academic or professional; at least 1 reference must be academic. If applicants have been out of school for an extended period of time (>5 years) and are unable to supply an academic reference they may submit two professional references. Please ensure that one professional referee is able to comment on the applicants academic ability and potential.  
  • Proof of English language proficiency, if applicable. TOEFL 100 (writing 26, speaking 26), IELTS 7.5 (writing 7.0, speaking 7.0)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    19528 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9764 CAD per semester during 18 months.
  • National

    4508 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2254 CAD per semester during 18 months.


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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