Visit the Milken Institute School of Public Health website for additional information about academic programs and information about GWSPH. Graduate admissions information, including application requirements and deadlines, can be found on the GWSPH Graduate Admissions website.

The following requirements must be fulfilled: 45 credits including; 19 credits in core courses, including the culminating experience; 10 credits in program-specific courses; 13 credits in concentration-specific courses; and 3 credits in elective courses.

Core courses
PUBH 6000MPH Applied Practice Experience
PUBH 6002Biostatistical Applications for Public Health
PUBH 6003Principles and Practices of Epidemiology
PUBH 6007Social and Behavioral Approaches to Public Health
PUBH 6009Fundamentals of Public Health Program Evaluation
PUBH 6011Environmental and Biological Foundations of Public Health
PUBH 6012Fundamentals of Health Policy
PUBH 6021Essentials of Public Health Practice and Leadership I
PUBH 6022Essentials of Public Health Practice and Leadership II
PUBH 6023Interprofessional Education Experience
PUBH 6060MPH@GW Culminating Experience I
PUBH 6061MPH@GW Culminating Experience II
Program-specific courses
PUBH 6052Practical Data Management and Analysis for Public Health
PUBH 6442Comparative Global Health Systems
PUBH 6500Planning and Implementing Health Promotion Programs
PUBH 6503Introduction to Public Health Communication and Marketing
Concentration-specific courses
PUBH 6550Maternal and Child Health I
PUBH 6552Women's Health
PUBH 6563Global Child Health
PUBH 6451Monitoring/Evaluation of Sexual/Reproductive Health Programs in Low- and Middle- Income Countries
4 credits in courses selected from the following:
PUBH 6054Community Engagement and Advocacy
PUBH 6058Researching Violence Against Women and Girls
PUBH 6335Public Health and Law
PUBH 6400Global Health Frameworks
PUBH 6452Social and Behavior Change Communication in Middle- to Low-Income Countries
PUBH 6455Global Vaccinology
PUBH 6480Public Health in Humanitarian Settings
PUBH 6489Evaluation of Food and Nutrition Programs and Policies
PUBH 6514Preventing Health Disparities
3 credits in any graduate-level PUBH courses.

Visit the MPH@GW website for an up-to-date list of elective options.