Graduate Student Admissions | College of Public Health and Human Sciences

The Process

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Items needed to apply:

  • Completed SOPHAS application ($135)
    • Official transcripts sent to SOPHAS
    • Official GRE scores (except PETE program)
    • 3 letters of recommendation (solicited by SOPHAS)
    • personal statement and resume (upload directly to SOPHAS)
    • Writing Sample (for Public Health PhD programs)
  • OSU Supplemental application ($75 domestic applicants/$85 international)
    • This supplemental application will be sent via email after the SOPHAS application is submitted

Deadlines

All application materials should be received by SOPHAS by the deadline for which you are applying, so please plan ahead.

GRE scores must be taken on or before the deadline for which you are applying.

Programs Priority Deadline Final Deadline
MPH (Biostatistics, Environmental and Occupational Health, Epidemiology, Global Health, Health Management and Policy, Health Promotion and Health Behavior) December 1, 2016 March 1, 2017
PhD (Environmental and Occupational Health, Epidemiology, Global Health, Health Policy, Health Promotion and Health Behavior) December 1, 2016 March 1, 2017
MS Kinesiology (PETE) December 1, 2016 April 1, 2017
MS Kinesiology (Exercise Physiology, Movement Studies in Disability, Neuromechanics, Physical Activity and Public Health, Sport and Exercise Psychology)   December 1, 2016
PhD Kinesiology (Exercise Physiology, Movement Studies in Disability, Neuromechanics, Physical Activity and Public Health, Sport and Exercise Psychology)   December 1, 2016
MS/PhD Nutrition   December 1, 2016
MS/PhD Human Development and Family Studies January 5, 2017 April 1, 2017
MATRN Athletic Training January 5, 2017 April 1, 2017

Financial Aid & Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees

Please note that MPH credits have their own rate, as is reflected in the tuition document.

Funding Options

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