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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
Master of Health Administration (MHA)
Public health core concepts
Master of Public Health (MPH)
Other Advanced Degrees
Earning Your Degree
Part-time study available?
Evening/weekend programs available?
Distance learning programs available?
Terminal master's degree available?
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
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