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

This multidisciplinary, university-wide program offers courses taught by faculty from across the different Georgetown University campuses, schools, and institutes, such as Georgetown College, the School of Nursing & Health Studies, the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University Medical Center, Georgetown Law, and McCourt School of Public Policy.

In addition, the Field Research Module provides students with field experience and students are expected to produce a scholarly paper that enhances the academic field of global health.

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  • Preceptors and Faculty Members pose for a group photo on campus.
    Department Hosts Field Research Preceptors

    The Department recently welcomed field research partners to campus for a two-day meeting. Learn more about topics of discussion and institutions represented!

  • Graduates pose before the 2018 commencement ceremony.
    Students Participate in 2018 Commencement

    In May, our students returned to campus for commencement exercises and a departmental reception with faculty, staff, family, and friends.

  • Dr. Codjoe speaks to the audience.
    Expert Addresses Ghana's Urban Trends

    Invited by the Department of International Health, Samuel Nii Ardey Codjoe, PhD, recently addressed Georgetown students and faculty on emerging urban system demographic trends in Ghana.