The M.S degree prepares students for advanced and entry-level public health positions in both the private and public health sectors including non-for-profit organizations, public health departments, health care agencies and governmental agencies (e.g., Centers for Disease Control and Prevention). The Ph.D. program prepares students for careers in academia with the competencies necessary to perform research and teaching in university settings. The minimum number of credit hours required to complete the master’s degree is 33 and the Ph.D. requires a minimum of 96 credit hours.
- Statistics in Education and Health Professions
- Public Health: Practices and Planning
- Theories of Social and Behavioral Determinants of Health
- Educational Statistics and Data Processing
- 24 months
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- For acceptance to the master’s degree programs, the program area requires in addition to the general requirements for admission to the Graduate School, an undergraduate degree in health or in a related field and the following admission standards: an overall undergraduate GPA of 3.00 (or if the overall undergraduate GPA is between 2.70 and 2.99, the student must have a 3.00 GPA on the last 60 hours of undergraduate course work, excluding student teaching, or a GRE score of 297 on the combined verbal and quantitative parts of the general test). Further, a curriculum vitae and 500 word interest statement must be submitted for program admission consideration.
International1138 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1138 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
National421 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 421 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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