Applicants should be interested in working on behalf of socially vulnerable populations, women, infants, children, and families.

The qualifications for admission to the advanced-standing Maternal and Child Health MPH program are:

  • A strong interest in, and understanding of, MCH and public health content, expressed in the applicant’s letter of intent.
  • At least three years experience in a clinical, community-based, public health or managed-care agency/program that focuses on vulnerable populations, women, children, adolescents, and/or families OR a graduate degree (e.g., MSW, MA, PhD, MD).

Test Scores

Average score of admitted student Minimum score
GPA 3.5  3.0
GRE Combined 310  300
GRE Analytical Writing 4.5  3.5
TOEFL (for international applicants)  Minimum scores apply  600/250/100

How to Apply

All applicants must apply and submit through SOPHAS.

  • A letter of intent describing the applicant’s professional experience and career goals.
  • An up­to­date résumé or C.V.
  • Official transcripts or mark sheets from each college and/or university attended.
  • Three letters of recommendation using the School Recommendation Form.
  • GRE scores from all applicants except those who have earned a doctoral level degree from an accredited U.S. or Canadian institution.
  • TOEFL scores from all international applicants.
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