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University of Miami

Department of Public Health Sciences

Coral Gables, FL

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Overview

University of Miami / Department of Public Health Sciences is located in Coral Gables, FL, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Juris Doctor/Master of Public Health (JD/MPH)
Doctor of Medicine/Master of Public Health (MD/MPH)
Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (MD/PhD)
Master of Public Administration/Master of Public Health (MPA/MPH)
Master of Public Health/Master of Arts in International Administration (MPH/MAIA)
Master of Public Health (MPH) Public health
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Epidemiology
Master of Science in Public Health (MSPH) Public health
Master of Science (MS) Biostatistics
Master of Science (MS) Prevention science and community health
Master of Science (MS) Climate and health
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Biostatistics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Prevention science and community health

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 7
Doctoral Degrees 2

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Thesis Required for some
Project, practicum
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

68
Applied
18
Accepted
10
Enrolled
26%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline April 1st March 1st Yes
Spring deadline November 15th October 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0, 3 letters of recommendation
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0, course work in epidemiology and statistics, 3 letters of recommendation

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 59

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

56
Total Graduate Students
48%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
51%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 21.43%
Black or African American 17.86%
White or Caucasian 51%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 8.93%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (39%)
Female (60%)

Faculty

33
Total faculty
Full-time - 25
Part-time - 8
Male (16)
Female (17)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Behavioral epidemiology, substance abuse, AIDS, cardiovascular diseases, women's health
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 248025
Coral Gables, FL  33124
United States
Contact Dr. Jose Szapocznik
Chair
Email: jszapocz@med.miami.edu
Phone: 305-243-8217