The Epidemiology MPH program admits applicants with a variety of backgrounds, including biology, law, mathematics, microbiology, genetics, medicine, and social and behavioral sciences.

Preference is given to applicants with good quantitative and analytic abilities. Admitted students must be comfortable learning statistical methods to address problems in human health and disease.

Applicants are expected to provide evidence of their quantitative ability in the application process. This may be done through GRE (or other standardized exam scores), grades in quantitative courses, or through paid or volunteer positions.

Effective for the 2020 admissions cycle, this program does not require the GRE. Applicants who have already taken the GRE may submit their scores if they choose, however it is not required.

Admissions Requirements

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Admission Averages

Average score of admitted student Minimum score
GPA 3.58 3.0

Application Deadline

Final Deadline: July 15

Scholarship Deadline: December 1

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