How to Apply

You must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution to be considered for admission. A minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0 is required. Prerequisites to apply to the MPH program at Temple University include the following. 

  • Two semesters of chemistry
  • Two semesters of biology
  • One semester of organic chemistry
  • One semester of biochemistry
  • One semester of anatomy and physiology
  • One semester of nutrition

Supporting Materials

Check on your application status and the receipt of your materials through the SOPHAS portal.

Additional Requirements for International Students

For applicants whose native language is not English, the TOEFL is required with a minimum score of 79 on the iBT. These scores should be sent officially to SOPHAS using the SOPHAS-specific TOEFL code 5688. A WES Evaluation is required for applicants who completed their degree outside of the United States. This can be requested and submitted through SOPHAS.

Application Deadlines

  • Fall admission: March 1
  • Spring admission: Nov. 1

Laptop Requirements for MPH Students

Laptops are integrated into the MPH curriculum and required to complete in-class activities. In order to smoothly run specialized analytical software, a laptop that meets certain minimum hardware specifications is required.

Review full laptop requirements for the MPH program.