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Public Health

Medical College of Wisconsin

24 months
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950 USD/credit 19950 USD/year
950 USD/credit 19950 USD/year
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About

The Public Health program of the Medical College of Wisconsin offers online coursework toward a 42-credit Master of Public Health degree, a 15-credit Graduate Certificate in Public Health, a 12-credit Graduate Certificate in Community Health Assessment and Planning, and a 12-credit Graduate Certificate in Population Health Management.

Overview

Students may also enroll in courses as non-degree-seeking students. Courses are offered in a convenient, distance-learning format; all can be completed online.

Housed within the Institute for Health & Equity, the mission of the Public Health program of the Medical College of Wisconsin is closely aligned with the Institute’s as well as the mission of the college. The MPH Program provides a major component of these broader missions to advance the health of the public.

Established in 1986, the MPH Program has had a highly successful history of helping students reach their educational goals, increasing their knowledge, and furthering their careers.

Vision

Public health leaders driving change to create healthy and equitable communities.

Mission

The mission of the Master of Public Health (MPH) Program is to cultivate socially responsible and effective leaders through community-academic collaboration in education, research, and service to achieve equity and advance the health of the public.

Values

The Master of Public Health program faculty, students, and staff are committed to the over-arching principle of respect for the dignity and worth of people regardless of gender, race, religious or ethnic affiliations, sexual orientation or social standing.

Program values are reflected in:
  • Community: We work in and learn with the community.
  • Collaboration: We work within and across disciplines.
  • Excellence: We promote excellence in public health practice through innovative and quality education, research, and service.
  • Leadership: We are committed to developing public health leaders who demonstrate professional integrity.
  • Social Responsibility: We strive to develop a socially responsible workforce equipped to advance health equity and improve community health.

Accreditation

The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association and the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME). The MPH program is also individually accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).The Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) is an independent agency which accredits schools of public health and public health programs offered in settings other than schools of public health.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Environmental Health
  • Epidemiology
  • Public Health Administration
  • Biostatistics
  • Behavioral Science and Public Health
  • Community Health Assessment and Improvement

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 60 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

42 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3.3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Successful completion of a minimum of 96 UG credits, including credits in progress; of those, a minimum of 20 must be completed at Mount Mary
  • Cumulative GPA: 3.3
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • The Graduate Records Exam (GRE) is waived, however, students must have completed an upper-level writing course and have submitted a writing sample (e.g., research paper) from a course completed within the six months prior to application.
  • Successful completion of the following courses: Composition II, Search for Meaning, one course in biology, one course in behavioral science, one upper-level writing course, one course in statistics

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19950 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 950 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    19950 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 950 USD per credit during 24 months.

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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