John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health offers its prestigious Masters of Public Health. The program is designed for professionals to be leaders in public health profession. Graduates of this program are expected to spearhead initiatives to address impending global health problems. The program adopts multidisciplinary learning methodology with emphasis on strong analytical skills. The faculty are all experienced and seasoned public health professionals. The school offers an online degree program for public health. Students enjoy much flexibility from the program since they could completely comply with the course requirements at their own pacing. For example, pre-recorded lectures allows you to listen to them anytime. Students even have the option to when to work on some projects but once you started deadlines are set. Actually, it is not fully an online degree program. These actual classes comprises the minimum of 4 weeks over the course of the entire length of the program. For that matter, 20 percent of the online degree program will be an actual class on the campus. The 80 percent comprises distance learning courses. The students have are required to take core and elective distance learning courses to substantially comply with the requirements of the program.
Students must have at least two-years of full-time health-related work experience to qualify. This is important because the distance learning courses are designed for immediate application from the perspective of practitioners. Students must earned this experience after your graduation. If the students earned a public health- related doctoral degree, it is considered as if the students have complied with the two-year work experience requirement. If the students are about to complete the two-year mark upon enrolment, the students are still eligible as long as they fully complied at the moment they commence their study. If the students are a medical student or have finished medical school outside of the United States, the requirement is waived. If the students are also taking dual-degree programs, the requirement is likewise waived. The student must earned an undergraduate degree, preferably with honors, with courses in math, biology, and health-related sciences such as anatomy or nutrition. The academic transcripts will be considered together with the scores in standardized tests such as MCAT, GMAT, or LSAT. The students must submit three letters of recommendation with one coming from a practicing professional and another from the academe. For international student, students should have TOEFL scores of at least 100 for internet based and 600 for paper-based. For IELTS, it must reach at least 7.
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For June 2018, the deadline is on December 1, 2017
For November 2018 and January 2019, the deadline is on July 1, 2018
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410-955-1291 – Telephone
888-548-6741 – Toll Free
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Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Master of Public Health Program
615 N. Wolfe Street, Room W1015 Baltimore, MD 21205
Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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