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Behavioral and Community Health

University of Maryland

24 months
Duration
1625 USD/credit
1625 USD/credit
731 USD/credit
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About

The Behavioral and Community Health program from University of Maryland, prepares behavioral and community health professionals to work in diverse fields. Graduates understand the science, theory and practice of public health and can apply this knowledge to enhance community health and well-being. 

Overview

The Behavioral and Community Health program from University of Maryland is perfect for:

  •  Those who want to be “on the ground” and engaged with communities
  • People who are passionate about helping guide individual and community level change to positively influence health behavior
  • Students seeking flexibility - full time, part time, online or in-person options available

Career paths

Recent alumni job titles include: 

  • Public Health Informatics Specialist 
  • Science & Policy Fellow 
  • Capacity Building Research Analyst 
  • Assistant Director, Health Promotion & Wellness Services 
  • Communicable Disease Health Educator 
  • Health Communication Fellow 
  • Program Consultant 
  • Communications Specialist

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Core Concepts in Public Health
  • Foundations of Epidemiology and Biostatistics
  • Public Health Data Laboratory
  • Program and Policy Planning, Implementation, and Evaluation
  • Public Health Ethics
  • Leadership, Teams, and Coalitions: Policy to Advocacy
  • Community Assessment through Qualitative Methods

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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).
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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.
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Credits

45 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

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

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).
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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.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application(s)
  • Official transcripts from EVERY college-level institution you attended
  • English proficiency test score (TOEFL, IELTS or PTE), if applicable
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Resume or curriculum vitae
  • Statement of purpose

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1625 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1625 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    1625 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1625 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    731 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 731 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for College Park

1676 - 2838 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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