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The University of North Carolina at Charlotte / Department of Public Health Sciences is located in Charlotte, NC, in a suburban setting.
Degrees & Awards
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Public health sciences
Public health core concepts
Master of Public Health (MPH)
Community health practice, epidemiology, and population health analytics
Master of Health Administration (MHA)
Other Advanced Degrees
Earning Your Degree
Part-time study available?
Evening/weekend programs available?
Distance learning programs available?
Terminal master's degree available?
Entrance Exam GRE or MCAT (for MSPH); GRE or GMAT (for MHA)
Entrance Exam GRE
Application Fee - Domestic
Electronic applications accepted?
Applications processed on a rolling basis?
Master's Degree Exam
GRE or MCAT (for MSPH); GRE or GMAT (for MHA)
Master's Degree Requirements
Career goal statement, current resume, letters of recommendation, undergraduate major or coursework that prepares students for graduate work
Doctoral Degree Exam
Doctoral Degree Requirements
Master's degree in public health or a related field with minimum GPA of 3.5 in all graduate work; statement of purpose detailing why applicant wants to pursue a PhD in public health sciences in the specified concentration at UNC Charlotte; three letters of recommendation (including at least two letters from former professors)
Additional Entrance Requirements
Bachelor's degree from regionally-accredited university; minimum GPA of 2.75 on all post-secondary work attempted; transcripts; personal statement outlining why the applicant seeks admission to the program