New York, NY
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
83%
17%
student ratio
244
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 1
fall application deadline
52%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Community Health Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Doctor of Public Health (Dr PH)
      Master of Public Health (MPH)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 105
    • Doctoral Degrees 8
    • 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 Required
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

52% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 519
    • Accepted 270
    • Acceptance Rate 52
    • Enrolled 108
  • 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 (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 Students244
    • Female Percentage83%
    • Male Percentage17%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students244
    • Part-time Percentage20%
    • Full-time Percentage80%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American11%
    • White / Caucasian44%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian16%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races10%
    • Unknown or International Student11%

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

Department of Sociomedical Sciences

Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health
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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