MPH Admission Requirements

Application for admission to the MPH program is made through the Graduate School at http://www.usm.edu/graduateschool/index.php.

Applications are reviewed twice a year.  Deadlines for application are as followed:

Fall Semester                July 15
Spring semester            October 15

A complete application consists of the Graduate Studies Office application, essay, GRE scores, transcripts and three letters of reference from persons qualified to assess the applicant’s readiness for graduate study.  International applicants also must submit TOEFL scores. 

Minimum GPA is 2.75 on the last 60 hours of coursework.

Minimum TOEFL score is 550 for international applicants.

Applications are evaluated by the department's Graduate Admission Committee.