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Master On Campus Online

Public Health

University of Saskatchewan

24 months
Duration
4108 CAD/year
2600 CAD/year
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About

The Public Health MPH program offered by University of Saskatchewan is designed for completion in two academic years of full-time study. Students may also choose to study part-time over a maximum of five years. During their first term in the program, each student is assigned an academic advisor who will mentor them through their core required courses, practical and elective selection.

Overview

Program Details

The Public Health MPH program at University of Saskatchewan offers graduate students integrated learning opportunities in the five core disciplines of public health:

  • Biostatistics – Collection, storage, retrieval, analysis and interpretation of health data; design and analysis of health-related surveys and experiments; and concepts and practice of statistical data analysis.
  • Epidemiology – Distributions and determinants of disease, disabilities and death in human and animal populations; the characteristics and dynamics of populations; the natural history of disease; and the biologic basis of health.
  • Environmental Health Sciences – Environmental factors, including biological, physical and chemical factors that affect the health of a community.
  • Health Services Administration – Development, organization, administration, management, evaluation and policy analysis of health programs.
  • Social and Behavioural Sciences – Concepts and methods of social and behavioural sciences relevant to the identification and the solution of public health problems.

The MPH is a professional course-based degree with a practicum. It is an interdisciplinary program intended to prepare individuals for professional practice and leadership in public health. 

The program is designed for completion in two academic years of full-time study. Students may also choose to study part-time over a maximum of five years. During their first term in the program, each student is assigned an academic advisor who will mentor them through their core required courses, practical and elective selection.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Ethics and Integrity
  • Ethics and Integrity in Human Research
  • Epidemiology for Public Health
  • Health Promotion
  • Biostatistics for Public Health
  • Health Program Planning and Evaluation
  • Environmental Public Health
  • Inter-disciplinary Public Health Practice
  • Health Policy and Politics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
86

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
B
B (recommended)

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
86

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A cumulative weighted average of at least a 70% (U of S grade system equivalent) in the last two years of study (i.e. 60 credit units)
  • A four-year honours degree, or equivalent, from a recognized college or university in an academic discipline relevant to the proposed field of study

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    4108 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2054 CAD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    2600 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1300 CAD per semester during 24 months.

Master of Public Health (course-based)

  • National 12,566.00 CAD
  • International:19,854.28 CAD

Living costs for Saskatoon

1279 - 1865 CAD /month
Living costs

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

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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