MPH

No. You don't have to re-submit your Kent State transcripts. They are already on record and can be located as needed. Have more questions? Check out our MPH FAQs for additional information.

Yes.  There are five specializations (majors) within the MPH program at KSU, each of which has the same core set of classes, so changing from one to another can be done easily. As long as you have enough time to complete the required classes for the specialization you want to graduate with, switching should not be a problem.  The five core...

College of Public Health

Salary expectations for someone graduating with a master’s in public health in Ohio will vary based on specific major, responsibilities and years of experience. Salary can range from $33,500 to $165,000. Find out more information. Learn more about possible public health careers and how the industry as a whole is growing and changing.   Have...

Office of the Dean: 126 Lowry HallE-mail: publichealth@kent.eduPhone/fax:  330-672-6500/330-672-6505Mailing address: Kent State University College of Public Health P.O. Box 5190 Kent, OH 44242-0001 For more information on the opportunities available through the Kent State College of Public Health, contact us directly. For questions about our...

A standardized graduate exam is required for admission to KSU’s MPH programs, but it does not have to be the GRE. It can also be the LSAT, MCAT, MA or other standardized exam. Preferential consideration will be given to applicants with a combined qualitative and quantitative score of at least 295-300 and in the 50th percentile. Below is a...

Yes. However, the KSU public health program does not guarantee every course will be taught every semester. Careful planning and advising is strongly recommended to make sure you can graduate in the time frame you have in mind while taking public health courses part-time. Visit the public health advising department webpage to get assistance...

Graduates with a MPH degree can work in a wide variety of public health fields and occupy many different positions. Some of these opportunities can be found at: Local health departments Mental health and recovery boards – drug boards, state health departments, schools, federal health agencies including Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

Priority is given to Doctoral students for graduate assistantships however Master's can apply. Qualifications and applications are available at Graduate Assistantships. If you need assistance, contact us by phone at 330-672-6500 or by email at publichealth@kent.edu. Get more information and see what kinds of questions other students are asking...

College of Public Health

Public health is the science, art and practice of protecting and improving the health of the population. The goal of the industry is to make the conditions in which people live as healthy as possible. This may involve improving current conditions, protecting people from risks or developing plans to handle emergency situations. Some of the things...

Yes. Upon acceptance to the masters of public health program, you will be assigned a faculty advisor in your specialization.     Have additional questions or want more information? Visit our MPH FAQs today.