McMaster University – School of Graduate Studies

School of Graduate Studies
Gilmour Hall 212
Hamilton, ON
Canada L8S 4L8

Program Information
Faculty: Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence & Impact
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Public Health, General (MPH, DPH)
Description The program ensures an adequate supply of public health professionals with the right knowledge, skills and relevant education and mentorship opportunities to revitalize Canada’s public health system and addresses the vulnerability of our public health infrastructure, and the need for more comprehensive and responsive public health policies and programs.
Website: Public Health (Thesis) at McMaster University – School of Graduate Studies
Thesis Based? Yes
Length: 2 Year(s)
Cost per year:

Provincial: $12,403.11
National: $12,403.11

Cost is $4,134.37 per term ($12,403.11 annually) plus Flat fee FT Supplementary fees $967.43.

Requirements
Test Scores:

  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Computer Based) [min. 237] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 580] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 92]

Applicants are required to submit evidence of their proficiency in the English language as part of their application. The most common evidence is a score on one of the following exams: TOEFL: minimum score of 92 (internet based), 237 (computer based) or 580 (paper based); IELTS (Academic): minimum overall score of 6.5, with at least 5.5 in each section; or MELAB: minimum score of 85. Applicants who have completed an academic ESL program through Canadian academic institutions may petition to have this considered in lieu of TOEFL.

Additional Admission Requirements:

    Applicants are required to have a 4 year undergraduate in Sciences or equivalent.