Solving Important Issues with a Wide Range of Skills and Tools

The Master of Public Health program has been developed with a broad, multidisciplinary perspective. Your professional education will empower you to enhance both public health infrastructure and the health of communities, thanks to:

  • A wide range of skills and tools necessary to work in the field of public health.
  • The integrated, evidence-based core and foundational courses.
  • A focus on both current and emerging key areas of public health.

By the time you graduate, you’ll be prepared to take on an important role as a manager, researcher, advocate, or director in public health organizations.

Accelerator Admission Details

Direct MAP Advanced MAP MAP Academic English
GPA 3.0 3.0 2.5 2.5
IELTS 6.5 6.0 5.5  4.5
Program Start Date Spring or Fall Spring or Fall Spring or Fall Spring, Fall or Summer

Qualifying undergraduate degrees:
Bachelor’s degrees in: Public Health, Medicine, Pharmacy, Health Science, Health Informatics, Biology, Nutrition, Nursing, Clinical Lab Sciences: Biomedical Sciences, Health Education, Chemistry, Biochemistry; Exercise Science; Physical Education; Sociology; Psychology, Anthropology, Therapy (any therapy degree); Physics; Physical Therapy; Occupational Therapy; Nutrition; Dentistry; Medical Lab Sciences; Pharmacology; Biotechnology, Dental Surgery, Microbiology.

MAP Sample Coursework

Leadership and Innovation in Complex Systems (exclusively for Master’s Accelerator students)
Management of Technology (exclusively for Master’s Accelerator students)

Progression Details

Direct MAP Advanced MAP MAP Academic English
Credits Earned Towards Degree 9 6 9 0
Progression Requirements Maintain status GPA of 3.25
No grade lower than a B, and approval from the Accelerator team
GPA of 3.25
No grade lower than a B, and approval from the Accelerator team
Successful completion of the Level 4 courses

Total credits required for degree: 45

Tuition Costs*

Academic English
14-week Sessions 
Direct MAP
1 Semester
Advanced MAP
1 Semester
2 Semesters
Cost Per Credit After MAP Total Credits Required For Degree
$8,360 $14,716 – $16,390 $17,273 – $18,387 $25,624 – $26,738 $1,310 45

*tuition can vary based on semester of entry

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Adelphi University has been nationally recognized and cited by well-respected organizations and publications such as The Princeton Review, U.S. News and World Report, Fiske Guide to Colleges, and Forbes as a top choice for a quality education. We’re proud to know that other people are taking notice of the great things happening at Adelphi.