Master of Public Health Admissions Requirements

Embark on Your Academic Journey with Ohio University

The admissions criteria for our Master of Public Health online program ensure that you are fully equipped, both academically and professionally, to contribute to and benefit from our challenging graduate program. Requirements include:

  • Earned bachelor’s degree at the start of the MPH program
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale (undergraduate)
  • GPA of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale (graduate)
  • Submit three professional letters of recommendation
  • Submit a personal statement (1000 word limit) (academic background, professional background, why you want to pursue an MPH at OHIO, and what you plan to do in the future)
  • Send official transcripts
  • CV or resume
  • GRE optional (if taken, scores sent to Ohio University)

International Admissions:

  • GRE official scores sent to Ohio University
  • TOEFL official scores sent to Ohio University