Public Health Graduate Program

Improve Community Health

The Master of Public Health program at NEOMED is a nontraditional program geared toward the working professional who would like to broaden their role in improving community health, enhance current job skills, or seek career advancement.

Earn Your Master of Public Health

Designed for working professionals who seek to enhance their skills or seek career advancement.

Convenient hybrid delivery of curriculum.

In partnership with Cleveland State University, The University of Akron, and Youngstown State University.


  • Online/Webinar

Entry Terms

  • Summer and Fall Semesters

Degree Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited U.S. institution
  • Minimum 2.75 undergraduate GPA
  • GRE scores if GPA is less than 3.00

Program Length

  • 1-6 years

Tuition & Costs

  • In-state tuition is $598 per credit hour.
  • Out-of-state tuition is $610 per credit hour.

Credit Hours

  • 42 credit hours

Who Should Apply?

This program provides graduates with a foundation of public health skills and knowledge, including analytic skills, research strategies, community assessment methods, program implementation, evaluation, and policy development within an ethical and culturally sensitive perspective.

Application Eligibility Guidelines

NEOMED recommends that each Master of Public Health applicant:

  • Hold a Bachelor’s degree from a U.S. accredited college or university
  • Have a minimum 2.75 undergraduate GPA or 3.00 graduate GPA
  • GRE score if undergraduate GPA is less than 3.00 or degree is not from a U.S. accredited college or university
  • Successful completion of college level math/statistics and social/natural science courses

Required Application Materials

Each Master of Public Health application should include:

  • Completed online application
  • $45 application fee (Students with international credentials must pay a total of $90)
  • Official academic transcript from each institution of higher learning attended
  • A cover letter (no more than two pages) explaining your educational history; professional history; area of interest in public health; interest and motivation for seeking a Master of Public Health degree; experience in public health or other activities related to public health; and professional or academic career plans upon completion of the program
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • TOEFL scores taken within the last two years from graduates of institutions outside of the United States who are non-native English speakers

More information on admissions requirements

Tuition & Costs

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