Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior Arnold School of Public Health University of South Carolina

Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior Arnold School of Public Health University of South Carolina

Columbia, SC
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
77%
23%
student ratio
70
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
67%
acceptance rate
8 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • School Health Education Certificate [Health Education ]
    • Health Promotion, Education, And Behavior Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [Health Education ]
      Doctor of Public Health (Dr PH) [Health Education ]
      Master of Public Health (MPH) [Health Education ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Health Education ]
      Master of Science in Public Health (MSPH) [Health Education ]
    • Health Education Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) [Health Education ]
    • Master of Social Work/Master of Public Health (MSW/MPH)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 24
    • 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 Comp Exam Required, Thesis Alternate accepted and practicum (MPH), project (MS)
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

67% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 98
    • Accepted 66
    • Acceptance Rate 67
    • Enrolled 18
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $95
    • Application Fee - International $95
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline July 15th Not Reported Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 570 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 submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students70
    • Female Percentage77%
    • Male Percentage23%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students70
    • Part-time Percentage36%
    • Full-time Percentage64%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino1%
    • Black / African American23%
    • White / Caucasian60%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown or International Student10%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty33
    • Full-time Percentage55%
    • Part-time Percentage45%
    • Female Percentage76%
    • Male Percentage24%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchHealth disparities and inequalities in communities, global health and nutrition, cancer and HIV/AIDS prevention, health communication, policy and program design
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior

Arnold School of Public Health
University of South Carolina

Columbia, SC 29208
United States

Dr. Ed Frongillo

Dr. Casey Goldston

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