Masters Program Admission Profile

The chart below indicates for the 2006 through the most current admission terms, the number of applicants who are offered admission to the Masters program, of those, the number who enrolled, and the average GRE scores and GPA for those enrolled.

YEAR

Applicants

Admission Offers

Enrolled

Verbal

Quanti-
tative

Analytical
Writing

GPA

2008

61

30

10

526

605

4.9

NA

2009

62

34

9

572

628

4.5

3.5

2010

81

24

10

515

611

4.2

3.4

2011

78

43

10

547

630

4.2

3.3

2012

90

45

14

581

613

4.4

3.3

2013

79

36

7

158

152

4.3

3.4

2014

108

41

8

158

154

4.1

3.34

2015

87 52 15 153 151 4.0 3.3
2016 96 56 14 145 142 4.3 3.74
2017 103 48 12 157 150 4.4 3.36
2018 88 45 7 150 151 4.1 3.5

The following chart illustrates the diverse student body in the Department of Behavioral and Community Health, based on MPH students newly-admitted each Fall semester. 

Graduate Student Funding

Among the MPH students enrolled in courses, approximately 40% are supported through either departmental graduate teaching assistantships or departmental research grants and contracts. To apply for an opportunity, please fill out the application. Please contact the graduate director for more information. A number of Behavioral and Community Health graduate students have succeeded in obtaining funding from other departments or administrative units within the School of Public Health, or elsewhere on campus.