MPH Online

Global Health (Online)

12 months
972 USD/credit 54432 USD/year
972 USD/credit 54432 USD/year
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Drexel University has always been a place for industry innovators. The Drexel University Dornsife School of Public Health’s online global health focused Master’s in Global Health (Online) program at Drexel University  is one such example.


Key facts of the Global Health (Online) program at Drexel University

Taught by faculty with expertise and experience in global health, you’ll learn about evidence-based approaches to public health, health systems, planning, and management to promote global health, policy in public health, leadership, communication, interprofessional practice, and systems thinking. In addition, you’ll study local, national, and global implications of these practices that you can apply right away in your career.

Advancing in public health requires a global mindset. That’s where Drexel Dornsife’s online Master’s in Public Health with a global health concentration comes in. You’ll learn how to become a leader, a scholar, and a researcher with the ability to address current and emerging local, national, and global public health issues facing the world today. In addition to a customizable plan-of-study, you can expect to be prepared to do the following:

  • Think critically and creatively to address current and future global health challenges, including those related to infectious diseases, chronic illness, and environmental toxins
  • Design, evaluate, and implement effective, evidence-based health programs and initiatives using quantitative and qualitative methods, while involving communities and key stakeholders
  • Analyze global and national health systems, examining and assessing the equitable distribution of resources and the prioritization of healthcare across populations
  • Understand the roles and responsibilities of diverse professionals working in global health and the challenges of partnership and importance of country ownership
  • Act ethically, promoting the right to health and integrating scientific knowledge and global evidence to advance health policies and interventions that address social determinants of health, with an emphasis on underserved and marginalized populations

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Qualitative Data and Mixed Methods Analysis

  • Public Health Foundations and Systems

  • Public Health Ethics

  • Global Health Ethics

  • Monitoring and Evaluation in Global Health Programs and Advocacy

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


56 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university, or an equivalent international institution
  • GPA of at least 3.0 preferred
  • Those with a lower GPA are encouraged to apply, and should highlight the following in their personal statement: relevant work experience, professional certifications, and/or continuing education that demonstrates academic excellence
  • Standardized Test Scores are NOT required
  • However, you may choose to submit scores to strengthen your application

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    54432 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 972 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    54432 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 972 USD per credit during 12 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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