Department of Public Health College of Public Health Temple University

Department of Public Health College of Public Health Temple University

Philadelphia, PA
student ratio
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
March 1
fall application deadline
acceptance rate
9 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Social And Behavioral Sciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Public Health (MPH)
    • Health Policy Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • School Health Education Master of Education (Ed M)
    • Health Policy And Management Master of Public Health (MPH)
    • Epidemiology And Biostatistics Master of Public Health (MPH)
    • Environmental Health Master of Public Health (MPH)
    • Clinical Research And Translational Medicine Master of Science (MS)
    • Epidemiology Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 29
    • Doctoral Degrees 3
    • 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? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported


45% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 188
    • Accepted 85
    • Acceptance Rate 45
    • Enrolled 29
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 1st February 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 15th August 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test (for MS only); DAT, GMAT, MCAT, OAT, PCAT (alternates for MPH, Ed M), minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0, letters of reference, statement of goals, writing sample, and resume, interview (only for MS)
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0, 3 letters of reference, statement of goals, and writing sample, resume
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 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 submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students92
    • Female Percentage73%
    • Male Percentage27%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students92
    • Part-time Percentage49%
    • Full-time Percentage51%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino8%
    • Black / African American11%
    • White / Caucasian59%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian12%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races1%
    • Unknown9%


  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty27
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage67%
    • Male Percentage33%


  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchSmoking cessation, obesity prevention, tobacco policy, community engagement, health communication
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$3,855,691

Location & Contact

Department of Public Health

College of Public Health
Temple University

1301 Cecil B. Moore Avenue Ritter Annex, 9th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19122
United States

Dr. Alice Hausman


Phone: 215-204-5112
Fax: 215-204-1854

Ms. Joyce Hankins

Coordinator of Student Services

Phone: 215-204-7213

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