Credits required
60 Oregon State University is on a quarter-term system. There are four quarters each year and classes are 11 weeks long. This program's 60 quarter credits are equal to 40 semester credits.*
Cost per credit
$627 Cost per credit is calculated using tuition per credit for the current academic year. It does not include associated fees, course materials, textbook expenses, and other expenses related to courses.
Online You can complete all or nearly all requirements of this program online. View the curriculum.
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Master of Public Health – Online

Admissions requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree by the time of matriculation
  • A minimum GPA of 3.0 (cumulative or within the last 90 credits of coursework)
  • GRE test scores (Note: MPH applicants who have earned a master's degree from an accredited U.S. institution are exempt from the GRE requirement. MPH applicants may submit MCAT  scores in lieu of a GRE score.)

When can you start?

All incoming students begin in fall term each year. The application deadlines are December 1 (priority), March 1, and June 1 (final). Admissions are not done on a rolling basis.

How to apply

Applicants apply through SOPHAS, a centralized public health application platform used by most schools and programs of public health. The SOPHAS application fee can be found on the SOPHAS website. Oregon State requires a supplemental application in addition to SOPHAS. After the application deadline, the supplemental application will be sent to you via email. The supplemental application fee is $75 for domestic students and $85 for international students.

Current public health practitioners and other professionals interested in pursuing professional development may be interested in the online graduate certificate in public health.

Find out more information about the application process.


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