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Tufts University

Public Health and Professional Degree Programs

Boston, MA

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Overview

Tufts University / Public Health and Professional Degree Programs is located in Boston, MA, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Dental Medicine/Master of Public Health (DMD/MPH)
Master of Science/Master of Public Health (MS/MPH)
Master of Science/Master of Business Administration (MS/MBA)
Doctor of Medicine/Master of Public Health (MD/MPH)
Juris Doctor/Master of Public Health (JD/MPH)
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine/Master of Public Health (DVM/MPH)
Master of Medical Science/Master of Public Health (MMS/MPH)
Master of Public Health (MPH) Public health Biostatistics
Master of Public Health (MPH) Public health Health communication
Master of Public Health (MPH) Public health Health services
Master of Public Health (MPH) Public health Epidemiology
Master of Public Health (MPH) Public health Management and policy
Master of Public Health (MPH) Public health Behavioral science
Master of Public Health (MPH) Public health Nutrition
Master of Science (MS) Health communication
Doctor of Public Health (Dr PH) Public health
Master of Science (MS) Pain research, education and policy
(Certificate) Pain research, education and policy
Master of Science (MS) Biomedical sciences
(Certificate) Health communication
Master of Science (MS) Physician assistant

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 283

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, MCAT, or GMAT
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test or MCAT
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,750
Applied
813
Accepted
252
Enrolled
46%

Applying

70
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Yes
Spring deadline October 25th October 25th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, MCAT, or GMAT
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test or MCAT

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 100
IELTS: Recommended IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 23
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

509
Total Graduate Students
11%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
88%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.88%
Black or African American 4.52%
White or Caucasian 53%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 22%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 3.54%
Unknown 5.11%

Gender

Male (35%)
Female (64%)

Faculty

112
Total faculty
Full-time - 62
Part-time - 50
Male (62)
Female (50)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Environmental and occupational health, nutrition, epidemiology, health communication, biostatics, obesity/chronic disease, health policy and health care delivery, global health, health inequality and social determinants of health
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 136 Harrison Avenue
Boston, MA  02111
United States
Contact Dr. Aviva Must
Dean
Email: aviva.must@tufts.edu
Phone: 617-636-0935
Fax: 617-636-0898