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Master of Public Health

ISC - Long Island University, Brooklyn, United States


Next enrollment cycle

September 2024

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First Year Course Fee

USD 27,108

Course Accredited By


  • 2 Years
  • On Campus
  • Postgraduate
  • Degree
  • Up to 11% scholarship
Public Health is the science of protecting and improving the health of populations, communities and the environment. Every day, millions of people across the globe suffer from preventable diseases, or injuries resulting in lower quality of life and often, unnecessary death.
Public Health professionals help prevent pandemics, epidemics, disease, disability, and premature death by confronting global health issues, responding to disease outbreaks, tracking the spread of disease, regulating life during a pandemic, and promoting healthy lifestyles through research, policy, education, and improved access to health care.

The Master of Public Health (MPH) is a professional graduate degree program for individuals seeking training and experience in applied public health. This 42-credit program is directly connected to local public health community, having strong working relations with community organizations and governmental agencies. The MPH program is designed to meet a growing demand for skilled general Public Health professionals and leads to diverse and rewarding career opportunities. Candidates interested in enrolling in the program must hold a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university and must fulfill the academic criteria for admission.

Enrollment Cycles

  • September 2024

Entry requirements
Direct Admission

  • TOEFL (iBT) 79 or 85 (varies by program)
  • IELTS 6.0 (School of Pharmacy)
  • Pearson (PTE) 58
  • Pearson Versant Not Accepted
  • Duolingo Not Accepted
  • Gao Kao English 90 (Post) 100 - 105(Brooklyn)
  • GPA: 2.0 – 2.5

English Language Institute

  • TOEFL (iBT) 56 - 78
  • IELTS 5.5 – 6 Overall
  • Pearson (PTE) 45 - 57
  • Pearson Versant Not Accepted
  • Duolingo Not Accepted
  • Gao Kao English Under 90 (Post) Under 100 (Brooklyn)
  • GPA: 2.5 – 3.0

First Semester

  • MPH 600 Foundations of Public Health and Health Services Management
  • MPH 610 Principles of Epidemiology
  • MPH 615 Principles of Applied Biostatistics

Second Semester

  • MPH 620 Social & Behavioral Sciences in Public Health
  • MPH 625 Environmental Health Issues in Public Health
  • MPH 735 Research and Evaluation Methods

Summer Semester

  • MPH 650 Elective – Study Abroad
  • MPH 745 Organizing and Educating for Health

Third Semester

  • MPH 740 Program Planning, Implementation and Evaluation
  • MPH 750 Public Health Policy, Advocacy and Leadership
  • MPH 755 Health Communications Issues and Strategies

Fourth Semester

  • MPH 530 Global Public Health Challenges/ or MPH 575
  • MPH 798 Public Health Capstone Seminar
  • MPH 799 Public Health Field Practicum
  • Course Descriptions
  • MPH Program Requirements
    Continued Enrollment and graduation are contingent upon:
  • A cumulative 3.0 GPA maintained throughout the program of study
  • Completion of 30 credits of required courses
  • Completion of 6 credits of elective courses
  • Completion of 6 credits of Capstone experience (MPH 798 and 799)



Direct Admission (2 semesters - Varies by program) $23,382 - $27,108

 Estimated Room, Board & Fees $16,266 - $19,614

 *Pricing is subject to change

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