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Public Health 

National University

Master On Campus Online
12 months
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15912 USD/year
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About

Lead the way in improving the health of your community and beyond. The Master of Public Health (MPH) program at the National University prepares students for leadership positions in health promotion and disease prevention, community mental health, or public healthcare administration.

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Overview

The courses in the Master of Public Health (MPH) program at the National University  will teach you effective ways to share your knowledge of preventative medicine and to establish public health initiatives that encourage healthy lifestyles throughout the communities you serve. The MPH program emphasizes state-of-the-art quantitative and qualitative problem-solving skills as well as the communication skills needed to work with diverse populations.

Master of Public Health (MPH) Program Learning Outcomes

  • Analyze and interpret health data.
  • Describe the distribution and determinants of disease, disabilities, and death in human populations.
  • Evaluate the environmental factors that affect the health of a community.
  • Analyze the planning, organization, administration, and policies of health care organizations.
  • Apply the concepts and methods of social justice and social and behavioral sciences relevant to the identification and solution of public health problems.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Global Public Health
  • Public Health Biology
  • Public Health Promotion
  • PH Program Evaluation
  • Health Promotion Strategies
  • Health Policy and Advocacy
  • Public Health Informatics

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Campus intakes: Mar / Sep
  • Online intakes: Mar / Jun / Sep / Dec

Language

English

Credits

45 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

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.
2.5

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
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must hold a bachelor’s degree or higher from a regionally accredited college or university where an overall grade point average of 2.5 or better was achieved, or where a grade point average of 2.75 or higher was achieved in the last 90 quarter units.
    • Students with a grade point average of 2.0 to 2.49 may be admitted to the University if they have a satisfactory score on one of the following tests: GMAT, GRE, Miller Analogies Test, or an approved, standardized program-specific exam. These tests are NOT required for those with a GPA over 2.5.
    • Students with an undergraduate grade point average of 2.0 to 2.49 may be accepted to National University on a probationary status (instead of taking the above tests).
    • Preliminary documentation of prior education must be presented at required interview with an admissions advisor. Unofficial transcripts are acceptable.
    • Proof of Financial Support: $33,500

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15912 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15912 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    15912 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15912 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • Tuition per course - $1,989

Funding

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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