Admissions

A complete listing of academic programs offered at the School of Public Health is provided below. Select the program name for detailed information on admission requirements and submitting the application.

Masters Degree Programs

 Degrees

Deadlines

Application

MPH

Applications are accepted after the published deadlines on a rolling, space available basis.

Spring applications are accepted for the biomedical sciences and environmental health sciences concentrations, or for students who have first completed our Certificate in Public Health Fundamentals and Principles

Priority: February 1
General: March 1
Rolling

Spring: November 15

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Online MPH in Public Health Practice

Applications are accepted after the general deadline on rolling, space available basis. Contact onlinemph@albany.edu to determine space availability.

 Fall: April 1
Spring: Rolling

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MS in Biomedical Sciences

Priority: February 1
General: April 15
Rolling

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MS in Biostatistics

Priority: February 1
General: April 15
Rolling

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MS in Environmental Health Sciences

Priority: February 1
General: April 15
Rolling

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MS in Epidemiology

Priority: February 1
General: April 15
Rolling

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Doctoral Degree Programs

Degrees

Deadlines

Application

PhD Biomedical Sciences

January 5
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PhD Biostatistics

January 5
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PhD Environmental Health Sciences  

January 5
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PhD in Epidemiology

January 5
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DrPH

Priority: January 5
Final: May 1

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Certificate Programs

Certificates

Deadlines

Application

Certificate in Public Health
Fundamentals and Principles

Rolling
Spring, Summer, Fall


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Certificate in Health Disparities

Fall: June 1
Spring: November 1

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Certificate in Public Health
Surveillance and Preparedness

Rolling
Spring, Summer, Fall

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Certificate in Global Health

Rolling
Spring, Summer, Fall

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Dual Degree Programs

Degrees

Deadlines

Application

MPH/MSW

January 30
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MD/MPH

March 1
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Non-Degree Study

It is possible to take courses at the School of Public Health as a non-degree student.  Courses are offered on an space availability basis and students must apply for non-degree study with the University Graduate Admissions Office. It is strongly recommended that non-degree applications be submitted at least two weeks before the start of the semester to which one is applying. All non-degree applicants must select Public Health as the Program of Study and indicate which course(s) they wish to take in their personal statement and whether they intend to apply to a degree program.  A maximum of four courses taken in non-degree status can be transferred toward a graduate degree program.

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