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Public Health

West Virginia University

Master
24 months
Duration
24840 USD/year
24840 USD/year
8820 USD/year
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About

A Master of Public Health (MPH) degree from West Virginia University is a multidisciplinary professional degree focused on the application of science, research and theoretical knowledge toward the prevention of disease.

Overview

The West Virginia University Master of Public Health program prepares students for promising careers providing evidence-based solutions to complex health issues. Graduates leave our program with the skills necessary to work in a variety of public health settings such as health departments, clinics, and federal agencies.

Learning outcomes

The program requires a variety of courses and experiences across these disciplines. MPH core courses provide students with an understanding of the breadth of public health, and departmental courses in each major allow students to apply various principles to specific disciplines.

Career

  • Data analyst
  • Epidemiologist
  • Research scientist
  • University or college instructor
  • Health educator
  • Health administrator
  • Consultant
  • Environmental specialist
  • Health program manager
  • Patient navigator

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Biostatistics
  • Epidemiology
  • Health Policy, Management and Leadership
  • Occupational and Environmental Health Sciences
  • Social and Behavioral Sciences

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.75

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should review the admission requirements for the specific program in which they are interested. These are outlined in the WVU Graduate Catalog. Links are available on each of the program pages.
  • Applicants must apply via the Schools of Public Health Application Service (SOPHAS).
  • Upon acceptance from SOPHAS, applicants must submit a WVU Graduate Application.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24840 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12420 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    24840 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12420 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    8820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4410 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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