Rutgers–Camden Health Sciences students admitted into the MPH program at Jefferson University will begin MPH coursework during their senior year and complete the program in a fifth year after graduating with their bachelor of arts degree.

Student Admission Requirements

To be admitted, a student must:

  • obtain a GPA of 3.3
  • have earned a B+ or better in:
    • English Composition 1 and 2
    • 2 natural sciences courses
    • 3 social sciences courses
    • Basic statistics
    • college algebra
  • complete the MPH application
  • submit a letter of recommendation from Health Sciences director and 2 other faculty members
  • submit a  statement of purpose
  • submit transcripts
  • interview

No GRE is needed to apply to the program.

Graduate Courses at Undergraduate Costs

Once admitted, undergraduate students will be able to take up to five graduate courses**  at the undergraduate cost. Courses include:

  • U.S. Healthcare Organization and Delivery
  • Introduction to Public Health
  • Social and Behavioral Foundations of Public Health
  • Fundamentals of Epidemiology
  • Fundamentals of Environmental Health

**45 credits needed to earn MPH. Learn more from the Jefferson University MPH site.