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

Fall Admission –  Priority Date March 15
Applications are accepted on a space-available basis after this date.

When you apply for the fall semester you may be considered for the Dean’s Incoming Student Scholarship and Graduate Assistantship 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.

Spring 2016 Admission – Priority Date June 1
Applications are accepted on a space-available basis after this date.

Spring 2017Applications will not be accepted.

Online Programs
MPH Professional Option and MPH Health Management & Policy

Admission available during one of five sessions
Fall I – June 1
Fall II – August 1
Spring I – October 1
Spring II – February 1
Summer – April 1

Doctor of Public Health (DrPH)

(Applications will not be accepted for fall 2016)

Doctor of Philosophy in Public Health Sciences (PhD)

Fall Admission – January 15, 2016 (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 Admission & Academic Services at 817-735-2401 or email