Admissions Information

Admission Requirements

for all MPH specializations

Undergraduate degree from an accredited university with GPA (overall and major) of at least 3.0 preferred; Graduate Record Exam (General GRE) (waived for those with graduate degree from accredited U.S. university); TOEFL is required if undergraduate degree is from a country where the official language is a language other than English; at least one year of experience in public health or related field; Resume; Completed application; Essay; Two letters of recommendation.

Additional Admission Requirements

At least three undergraduate courses (9 credits) in one or more of the following disciplines: Economics, Accounting, Business Administration, Public Policy, Urban Affairs, Political Science, Management or Sociology.


All degree-seeking students must complete the SOPHAS application. 


Acceptance for the Hunter Campus programs occurs once a year, for the Fall semester only.(Applicants who have completed all or part of their university studies in a non-US institution and/or require student visas must submit their applications no later than February 1 to be considered for Fall admission.) 

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