New York, NY
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
80%
20%
student ratio
74
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 1
fall application deadline
43%
acceptance rate
5 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Environmental Health Sciences Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Doctor of Public Health (Dr PH)
      Master of Public Health (MPH)
    • Toxicology Master of Science (MS) [Toxicology ]
    • Radiological Sciences Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 20
    • Doctoral Degrees 2
    • 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 Thesis optional
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

43% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 157
    • Accepted 68
    • Acceptance Rate 43
    • Enrolled 30
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $120
    • Application Fee - International $120
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • 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, 1 year of course work in biology, general chemistry, and organic chemistry, and mathematics
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, MPH or equivalent (for 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 Students74
    • Female Percentage80%
    • Male Percentage20%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students74
    • Part-time Percentage28%
    • Full-time Percentage72%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino14%
    • Black / African American5%
    • White / Caucasian38%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian16%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races5%
    • Unknown or International Student22%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchLaboratory science, field research, and community-based efforts to understand the impact of environmental exposures on human health, including areas of molecular epidemiology, environmental toxicology, environmental health policy, global health, air pollution, children's health, climate and health, epigenetics, radiological sciences, and health physics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Environmental Health Sciences

Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health
Columbia University

722 West 168th Street, 11th Floor
New York, NY 10032
United States

Dr. Andrea Baccarelli

Chair

Phone: 212-305-3466
Fax: 212-305-4012

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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