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Dual Master of Public Health and Doctor of Medicine

24 months
1620 USD/credit 36450 USD/year
1620 USD/credit 36450 USD/year
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The Dual Master of Public Health and Doctor of Medicine at George Washington University offers two combined degree programs to prepare clinician-leaders to help drive the changing health care landscape, improve broad health systems, promote the health of communities, and engage in scholarly inquiry.


About Dual Master of Public Health and Doctor of Medicine at George Washington University

MD students at GW have the option of earning an MD/Master of Public Health (MD/MPH) with one additional year of training or completing an MD/Graduate Certificate in Public Health (MD/Certificate) during the four years of medical school.

Both combined programs capitalize on the MD program’s inclusion of its clinical public health curriculum and take full advantage of GW’s location in the nation’s capital, with unique proximity to policymakers, agencies, and organizations engaged in all aspects of health and health care. Upon completion of either the MD/MPH or MD/Certificate, students may take the national certifying exam in public health (CPH).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • MPH Applied Practice Experience
  • Biostatistical Applications for Public Health
  • Epidemiology
  • Social and Behavioral Approaches to Public Health
  • Public Health Program Evaluation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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45 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit an Application
  • Submit a Writing Supplement (Optional)
  • Send Official Transcripts
  • Send Optional Test Scores
  • Demonstrate English Language Proficiency
  • Submit a School Report
  • Submit a Letter of Recommendation
  • Complete a Financial Certificate
  • Submit a Portfolio (Corcoran Only)
  • Send Optional Documents
  • Check Your Application Status

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    36450 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1620 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    36450 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1620 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Washington, D. C.

1705 - 2975 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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