193
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Louisville / School of Public Health and Information Sciences is located in Louisville, KY, in an urban setting.

Departments & Programs

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Public Health (MPH)
Master of Science (MS)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 33
Doctoral Degrees 5

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test, GMAT, DAT, MCAT
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

179
Applied
134
Accepted
78
Enrolled
75%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline July 1st March 1st No
Spring deadline November 1st October 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test, GMAT, DAT, MCAT
Master's Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree from accredited institution or its equivalent; minimum GPA of 3.0 (recommended); three letters of recommendation written within last twelve months; official transcripts of all degrees; one-page personal statement
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree from accredited institution or its equivalent; minimum GPA of 3.0 (recommended); three letters of recommendation written within last twelve months; official transcripts of all degrees; one-page personal statement
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 90

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards May 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

193
Total Graduate Students
32%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
67%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.11%
Black or African American 16.58%
White or Caucasian 49%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 8.81%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.07%
Unknown 0.52%

Gender

Male (35%)
Female (64%)

Faculty

47
Total faculty
Full-time (44)
Part-time (3)
Male (29)
Female (18)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Cancer epidemiology, environmental hazards, bioinformatics, urban health policy research, health disparities
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
8,433,116

Location & Contact

Address 2301 South Third Street
Louisville, KY  40292-0001
United States
Contact Dr. Craig Elliot Blakely
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Email: craig.blakely@louisville.edu
Phone: 502-852-3297
Fax: 502-852-3291