Division of Sociomedical Sciences Columbia University

Division of Sociomedical Sciences Columbia University

New York, NY
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
85%
15%
student ratio
268
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 1
fall application deadline
59%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Community Health Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Doctor of Public Health (Dr PH)
      Master of Public Health (MPH)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 77
    • Doctoral Degrees 16
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • 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
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

59% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 538
    • Accepted 321
    • Acceptance Rate 59
    • Enrolled 134
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $120
    • Application Fee - International $120
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 1st December 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, MPH or equivalent (Dr PH)
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students268
    • Female Percentage85%
    • Male Percentage15%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students268
    • Part-time Percentage17%
    • Full-time Percentage83%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino12%
    • Black / African American12%
    • White / Caucasian43%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian18%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown12%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchSocial and cultural factors in health and health care, health services delivery and utilization, health promotion and disease prevention, AIDS
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Division of Sociomedical Sciences

Columbia University

722 West 168th Street, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10032
United States

Dr. Lisa Metsch

Chair

Phone: 212-305-5656

Dr. Joseph Korevec

Senior Director of Admissions and Financial Aid

Phone: 212-305-8698
Fax: 212-342-1861
Email: ph-admit@columbia.edu


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