Admissions Information


Population Health    

Degree Earned

Master of Science

Program Type


GRE scores are no longer required.

Thank you for choosing Jefferson. We look forward to receiving your application. Below are instructions on how to submit your application, a description of the review process, and important due dates.

We are here to help you through every step of the process. Please let us know how we can help.

Application Deadlines

Pre-Fall Application Deadline: April 1
Fall Application Deadline: July 1
Spring Application Deadline: November 1
Summer Application Deadline: February 15

Public Health Accelerated, Full- and Part-time Applicants

Jefferson Employees

Public Health Dual Degree Applicants

Please note:

  • Dual degree MD/MPH and DO/MPH applicants typically apply for a fall (September) trimester start.  
  • PA/MPH dual degree students apply to the MPH program through the PA application.
  • DMM/MPH applicants submit their application via Slate, the application system for the DMM program. Current DMM students may apply to the dual degree by contacting

Public Health Bridge Applicants

East Falls students
Rutgers students

Please note:

  • Undergraduate students from our partner institutions may apply to the public health program to take classes while still earning their bachelor’s degree.

Public Health Advanced Standing Applicants

Please note:

  • Advanced Starnding applicants are required to have a terminal clinical degree (e.g., MD, DO) from a LCME or COCA accredited institution.

Graduate Certificate in Public Health Applicants