A World-Class Multidisciplinary Master of Science in Global Health Program

The Master of Science in Global Health program is based on an interdisciplinary, development-oriented approach to global health. With a strong focus on quantitative, qualitative, and applied social sector research in low- to middle-income countries, the Global Health graduate program offers new opportunities to individuals pursuing a career in the field of global health and development.

This multidisciplinary, university-wide, Master of Science in Global Health program offers courses taught by faculty from across the different Georgetown University campuses, schools, and institutes, such as Georgetown College (new window), the School of Health, the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (new window), Georgetown University Medical Center (new window), Georgetown Law (new window), and McCourt School of Public Policy (new window).

In addition, the Field Research Module (new window) provides students with a three-month experience in a low- or middle-income country.  The degree culminates in a Scholarly Paper that enhances the academic field of global health.

Priority: January 15 – Fee waived for applications received by this deadline!

Applications received by this date will receive priority consideration for admission and scholarship aid.

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Final: June 1

This is the final deadline applications may be submitted.

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