Claremont Graduate University’s Master of Public Health Program values the diverse cultures, environments, communities and professions of its students and applicants. Applicants should submit the following documentation.
If you are applying for our Master's of Public Health program, you will need to submit your application through the SOPHAS portal. SOPHAS is a service of the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health, which represents the CEPH-accredited schools and programs of public health. You will not be required to submit an additional application to CGU directly; submission through the SOPHAS portal is all that is required.
A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
Cumulative grade point average of 3.00 or higher for each degree completed
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score of 1000 (combined verbal and quantitative), prior to 8/2011 or 297, after 8/2011; or substitute GMAT or MCAT scores in lieu of GRE.
Current resume or CV
Three letters of recommendation from employers, instructors or others who can assess the applicant's academic and professional potential are required. At least one recommendation must be from an academic source.
Official notification of admission to the Master of Public Health program from the CGU Office of Admission and Records will be sent. If offered admission, a decision card must be completed and returned. This confirms acceptance of the offer of admission.
If you have any questions about the program or application process, or if you would like to schedule a campus visit, please contact Paige Piontkowsky, assistant director of admissions, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (909) 607-3240.