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Master of Public Health (MPH) and Master of Health Administration (MHA) On Campus

Fall Admission 

Funding Priority Deadline March 15:  When you apply for the fall semester you may be considered for the Dean’s Incoming Student Scholarship and Graduate Assistantship (GA) position Awards. These awards are designed to recognize outstanding academic achievement. To be considered for these awards applicants must complete and submit all application materials to the Application Service prior to March 15th to allow ample time (up to 4 weeks) for the service to complete the coursework verification  process in order to release your application to the university to meet the priority date of  March 15. No additional application is required to be considered for the Dean’s Incoming Student Scholarship/GA positions awards.

Spring & Summer 2017Applications will not be accepted.

Online & Dual Degree Programs
Online MPH Professional Option and MPH Health Management & Policy

DO/MPH, MPH/MS Applied Geography, MPH/MS Applied Anthropology

Admissions is available during one of five sessions for online or one of three sessions for on campus
Fall I – June 1
Fall II (Online Only) – August 1
Spring I – October 1
Spring II (Online Only) – February 1
Summer – April 1

Doctor of Public Health (DrPH)

(Applications will not be accepted for fall 2017)

Doctor of Philosophy in Public Health Sciences (PhD)
(Applications will not be accepted for the following concentrations, Biostatistics, Environmental Health Sciences and Health Services & Policy for fall 2017)

Fall Admission – January 15, 2017 (Application closes 11:00 pm CST). Applications will not be accepted after this date and all materials need to be received by the School of Public Health Office of Admissions by January 15th. Applicants need to allow up to 4 weeks for SOPHAS to complete the coursework verification process before your application will be released to our office. Doctoral applicants will be considered for competitive multi-year funding packages.

Graduate Certificate & Non Degree Programs

Fall Admission – July 1
Fall II (Online Only) – September 1
Spring Admission – December 1
Spring II (Online Only) – March 1
Summer Admission – May 1

For questions please contact the School of Public Health Office of Admissions at 817-735-2401 or email

This page was last modified on August 16, 2016