Department of Global and Community Health College of Health and Human Services George Mason University

Department of Global and Community Health College of Health and Human Services George Mason University

Fairfax, VA
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
89%
11%
student ratio
124
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
April 1
fall application deadline
70%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Global And Community Health Certificate
    • Public Health Master of Public Health (MPH) [epidemiology]
      Master of Public Health (MPH) [global and community health]
    • Global Health Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 66
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 12
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

70% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 148
    • Accepted 104
    • Acceptance Rate 70
    • Enrolled 53
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $80
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline April 1st Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st Not Reported Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, GMAT (depending on program), 2 official transcripts; expanded goals statement; 3 letters of recommendation; resume; 1 completed course in health science, and statistics, natural sciences and social science (for MPH); 6 credits of foreign language if not fluent (for MS)
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees2 official transcripts; expanded goals statement; 3 letters of recommendation; resume; bachelor's degree from regionally-accredited institution with minimum GPA of 3.0
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 570 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

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 awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships, health care benefits (for full-time research or teaching assistantship recipients)

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students124
    • Female Percentage89%
    • Male Percentage11%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students124
    • Part-time Percentage61%
    • Full-time Percentage39%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino9%
    • Black / African American18%
    • White / Caucasian38%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian21%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown11%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty29
    • Full-time Percentage45%
    • Part-time Percentage55%
    • Female Percentage72%
    • Male Percentage28%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchHealth issues and the needs of affected populations at the regional and global level
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Global and Community Health

College of Health and Human Services
George Mason University

4400 University Drive, MSN 5B7
Fairfax, VA 22030
United States

Brian Gillette

Director

Phone: 703-993-4636
Fax: 703-993-1908
Email: bgillett@gmu.edu

Ali Weinstein

Graduate Program Coordinator

Phone: 703-993-9632
Fax: 703-993-1908
Email: aweinst2@gmu.edu


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