Our online Master of Public Health program is designed for driven professionals who want to promote health equity among communities at local, national, and global levels.
To be considered for admission, applicants must have completed:
A bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
At least one college-level math course (statistics preferred) with a course grade of B or higher
Factors such as work experience, volunteer endeavors, and undergraduate coursework in health or social sciences, while not required for acceptance into the program, can add value to an application.
Our admission committee reviews applications holistically, evaluating each candidate’s ability, aptitude, and potential for academic success in the program and professional success upon graduation. For this reason, GRE scores are not required to apply.
Applicants must submit the following:
Transcripts from all postsecondary institutions
Three letters of recommendation
TOEFL or IELTS scores, if applicable
Nonrefundable application fee of $75
Request more information to get started on your application today.
Those who apply by the priority application deadline will receive a reduced application fee of $45. The early action application deadline for the October 2021 cohort is Saturday, May 1, 2021.
Because Simmons values service to our country and communities, application fee waivers are available for applicants affiliated with nonprofit organizations such as: City Year, AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and Teach for America, as well as military personnel, veterans, and their spouses. Please contact an admission counselor to request instructions for obtaining the fee waiver.