Master On Campus Online Blended

Global Health

Ohio University

18 months
12948 USD/year
12948 USD/year
6996 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The MGH Global Health from Ohio University offers a face-to-face, fully online or a blended master's degree. Depending on the area students choose to emphasize, the Master of Global Health will prepare students to engage in the global community in a variety of health-focused roles, including as clinicians, researchers, managers, developers and policy consultants. 


Key facts:

  • Students in the MGH Global Health from Ohio University will develop a deep understanding of the multiple factors that shape health and healthcare across the world and the necessity of working on interprofessional teams to develop community-based solutions in underserved and resource-poor communities.
  • Taught by a diverse faculty with global health research and practice experience, students will complete 38 credit hours of varied and innovative coursework. Through participation in ongoing interprofessional global health projects and research that identify healthcare solutions and build capacity in local communities, students will develop skills in critical thinking and research methodologies as well as the perspective needed to tackle complex issues in resource-poor regions worldwide. This program, including the scholarly project, helps students master the field of global health through research, practice and service.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals of Global Health
  • Globalization & Health
  • Comparative Health Systems
  • International Health Programming
  • Public Sector Program Evaluation
  • Global Health Research and Services

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


38 alternative credits


On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Have earned a bachelor’s degree at the start of the MGH
  • Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale (undergraduate)
  • Have a GPA of 3.5 or higher on 4.0 scale (graduate coursework or students with existing masters degrees)
  • Submit two professional letters of recommendation that speak to your level of maturity, professional background and prior experience, leadership qualities and potential for working in interdisciplinary teams
  • Submit a professional statement (1000 word limit) that discusses your accomplishments, career goals and objectives, and the value of the MGH degree to achieving your career goals
  • Send official transcripts
  • Submit a CV or resume indicating prior global, language, community development and/or healthcare (including clinical) experience
  • GRE optional (if taken, scores sent to Ohio University)
  • When applying, use code MG8172 for the online program or code MG8173 for the blended program

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12948 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6474 USD per semester during 18 months.
  • National

    12948 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6474 USD per semester during 18 months.
  • In-State

    6996 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3498 USD per semester during 18 months.

Living costs for Athens

1079 - 1780 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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