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The CUNY Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy (CUNY SPH)

Joined in April 2011

About Us

The CUNY Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy (CUNY SPH) is committed to teaching, research and service that creates a healthier New York City and helps promote equitable, efficient and evidence-based solutions to pressing health problems facing cities around the world.

Vision

Promoting health and social justice in New York City and across the globe through innovation and leadership.

Mission

The mission of The CUNY Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy is to provide a collaborative and accessible environment for excellence in education, research, and service in public health, to promote and sustain healthier populations in New York City and around the world, and to shape policy and practice in public health for all.


Admissions

The CUNY Graduate School of Public Health and Health Policy (CUNY SPH) offers master’s and doctoral degree programs that prepare students to meet the public health challenges of the 21st century. The school emphasizes interdisciplinary approaches to solving complex health problems by analyzing their causes at multiple levels of organization (such as individual, family, community, city, and nation) and planning interventions that address these levels of influence.

CUNY SPH recognizes the importance of culture and community and seeks to prepare graduates who can work with diverse populations to achieve common health goals. Courses provide students with up-to-date scientific knowledge so they can translate findings into programs and policies that make a difference. With a focus on urban populations, the curriculum prepares students to understand the health impact of global migration and the many ways that cities around the world can learn from each other to improve public health.

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Application deadlines

Master’s and Certificate Programs

Fall 2020: The deadline to apply is April 1, 2020.

Doctoral Programs

Fall 2020: The deadlines vary. Please refer to each program’s page using the links below for program-specific deadline info.

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General Master's Degree Admissions Requirements

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