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Online Master of
Public Health

No GRE Required

MPH@GW is the online Master of Public Health (MPH) program from the Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University—ranked No. 12 on U.S. News & World Report’s list of the nation’s best graduate schools in public health. 1

MPH@GW prepares public health professionals to develop the skills and network connections necessary to advance their career and become leaders in the health care field.

Program Highlights

  • Graduate in as little as one year—choose to complete the program on a full-time
  • Experience an immersive in-field practicum at a local, national or international organization.
  • Learn from the faculty teaching at GW’s campus located in D.C.
  • Customize your degree based on your professional interests and aspirations.
Graduate from a top-ranked public health school accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).

Admissions and Application Requirements

MPH@GW students are required to have earned a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited university. No GRE scores are required. MPH@GW seeks motivated candidates with a history of scholastic excellence who are ready to become leaders in the public health field. If you believe your test scores have the potential to strengthen your application, you may still send us your GRE scores.

To apply to the MPH@GW, you must submit:

  • Online application
  • Resume or CV
  • Statement of purpose
  • Official transcripts
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Application fee

International applicants must submit TOEFL scores if their native language is not English.

Application Deadlines

MPH@GW is guaranteeing a tuition scholarship of $10,000 to students who are accepted and enrolled into the January 2021 cohort.

MPH@GW offers program start dates four times per year, typically in January, April, June and September. Applications are accepted for the start dates listed below and admissions decisions are made on a rolling basis.

MPH@GW Application Deadlines
PROGRAM START EARLY PRIORITY DEADLINE PRIORITY DEADLINE APPLICATION DEADLINE
January 2021 Passed October 15, 2020 November 12, 2020
April 2021 December 17, 2020 January 7, 2021 February 4, 2021

Applicants who submit their application by the priority deadline will receive admissions decisions first, have priority when registering for classes and may be eligible to have the $75 application fee waived. Contact an Admissions Counselor at Phone Number: 855-674-2849 or e-mail us before submitting your application for more information regarding the application fee waiver.

Become a leader in public health by earning your MPH online from GW. Begin your application now or request information to learn more.

1 U.S. World News & Report, Best Public Health Schools, Ranked in 2019 Return to footnote reference