24 months
1133 USD/credit 33990 USD/year
1133 USD/credit 33990 USD/year
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MD and Public Health (Dual) from Thomas Jefferson University is designed to increase the number of healthcare professionals who have advanced training in public health, with the goal of promoting wellness, assuring quality, and addressing the social determinants of health in the healthcare setting and in the community.


MD and Public Health (Dual) from Thomas Jefferson University focuses on the intersection of public health and health care, and include a lecture series and an enhanced field experience.

Students at MD and Public Health (Dual) from Thomas Jefferson University will get training in:

  • leadership, 
  • epidemiology, 
  • biostatistics, 
  • research, 
  • health behavior, 
  • healthcare delivery, 
  • healthcare quality and safety, policy, advocacy, wellness, and prevention.  

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Society, Behavior & the Environment
  • Statistics
  • Epidemiology
  • Policy & Advocacy
  • Health Research Methods
  • Program Planning, Implementation & Evaluation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




60 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts
  • English Language Proficiency
  • Recent college graduates with majors in natural or social sciences, including pre-med or other pre-professional students seeking an educational experience during their gap or glide year
  • Not-so-recent college graduates with relevant work experience wishing to enhance their health-related career or make a career change
  • Students currently enrolled in a professional program (medicine, law, pharmacy, social work) who wish to earn an additional degree in public health as part of a dual degree program
  • Health or related professionals working in government, community health organizations, non-profits, healthcare settings, health insurance companies, the pharmaceutical industry and academic institutions

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    33990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1133 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    33990 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1133 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Philadelphia

1313 - 2284 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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