Master’s in Public Health Degree (MPH)

Monroe College

Bronx, New York, USA
Master’s in Public Health Degree (MPH)
Duration1.5-2 Years
LevelMasters Program
  • Public health is a diverse field that attracts professionals from various educational backgrounds who work to reduce complex health issues such as sexually transmitted infections, chronic diseases, environmental hazards, and substance abuse; and serve communities locally and globally to improve peoples’ health and prolong lives
  • Public health professionals need to collaborate with clinicians, health care agencies, and community members to identify resources to help mitigate these health issues and prevent future health problems
  • The MPH program is designed for students who are interested in pursuing a career in public health and for those who want to enhance their careers
  • Most of the professional positions in public health require a graduate degree, as this allows individuals to carry out the core functions of public health
  • Upon graduation, students will be prepared to pursue careers in government agencies, academia, health care institutions, public health interest groups, and non-profit organizations
  • The Master’s of Public Health is a 45 credit program. Students will be required to choose one of the following concentrations: Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Health Administration and Leadership, or Community Health
    • These concentrations are driven by a curriculum that provides extensive knowledge and skills needed to conduct essential public health services
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees1681810 INR
Hostel & Meals758034 INR
Transportation43944 INR
Administrative Fees106198 INR
Housing Application Fee 29296 INR
Supplies65916 INR
Personal/Misc307608 INR
Fees95212 INR
Total1406208 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
BachelorsNo specific cutoff mentioned
  • Applicants must hold a bachelor’s degree or its international equivalent from an accredited undergraduate institution
  • Applicants whose cumulative undergraduate GPA is at least 3.0 are given preference in the admissions process
  • Depending on the applicant's undergraduate experience, the applicant may be required to take a foundation course in statistics before beginning the MPH
    • The Statics Foundation course will strengthen the skills in abstract thinking, critical analysis, and forecasting
ExamsTOEFL: Accepted

IELTS: Accepted

Additional info
  • Admissions decisions are based on the strength of each individual application and interview
  • All candidates participate in an interview either in person or by phone or virtual means with the admissions committee/representative
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