The PharmD/MPH dual degree option is open to Jefferson College of Pharmacy (JCP) students.
The PharmD/MPH recognizes the growing synergy between pharmacy services and public health services and reflects the growing interest among professionals to seek advanced graduate training in research methods, leadership, and population health.
PharmD/MPH students may apply to the MPH degree program during their 4th year or within 3 years of graduation.
Students may complete the degree on a full-time or part-time basis. PharmD/MPH students complete 36 credits (12 courses) of MPH coursework. Additionally, students work closely with faculty to design and complete an independent research project on a topic of their choice.
Scholarships are available.
Jefferson's Master of Public Health (MPH) program is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).