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Arnold School of Public Health

Degrees Offered & Deadlines

Your graduate degree program determines your public health application type, required tests, application deadlines and enrollment terms. Use this page to determine the appropriate application and deadline date for your public health graduate degree. International applicants and applicants wishing to apply for graduate assistantships should submit their application materials early for top consideration.

2020-2021 Application Cycle

Area of Study Application Requirements by Degree Application Deadline Application Type  Required Test
Athletic Training M.S.

Summer: February 15

ATCAS GRE
Advanced Athletic Training   M.S.

Summer: Rolling

USC Graduate School GRE
Biostatistics   M.S.

Fall: February 15
Spring: July 15

SOPHAS GRE
Ph.D.

Fall (Priority): November 1
Fall: February 15
Spring: July 15

SOPHAS GRE
Communication Sciences & Disorders

 

 
MS-Res (on-campus), MS-DE (distance education)

Fall: December 15
Summer: December 15

CSDCAS GRE
Ph.D.

Fall, Spring, SummerRolling

USC Graduate School  GRE
Environmental Health Sciences M.S., Ph.D.

Fall (Priority): December 1
Fall: January 15
Spring: July 15

SOPHAS GRE
MPH

Fall (Priority): December 1
Fall: January 15

SOPHAS GRE
Epidemiology/Environmental Health Sciences Ph.D.

Fall: January 15
Spring: July 15

SOPHAS GRE
Epidemiology  MPH, M.S.

Fall: January 15

SOPHAS GRE
Ph.D.

Fall (Priority): November 1
Fall: January 15
Spring: July 15

SOPHAS GRE
Exercise Science  M.S.

Fall (Priority): November 15
Fall: February 15
Spring: Oct.ober 1

USC Graduate School GRE
Ph.D.

Fall, Spring: Rolling

USC Graduate School GRE
Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior    MPH

FallFebruary 15

SOPHAS GRE
Online MPH - Professional Program

Fall: March 15

USC Graduate School GRE
MSW/MPH

FallFebruary 15

USC Graduate School GRE
Ph.D.

Fall: December 1

SOPHAS GRE
Certificate of Graduate Study in Aging

Fall, Spring, Summer: Rolling

USC Graduate School GRE
Graduate Certificate in Health Communication

Fall, Spring, Summer: Rolling

USC Graduate School GRE
Certificate of Graduate Study in Global Health

Fall: February 15
Spring: July 15

USC Graduate School GRE
Health Services Policy and Management   MPH
MPH-Distance-Format

FallFebruary 1

SOPHAS GRE/GMAT
MHA Professional Format

Fall: June 1

USC Graduate School GRE/GMAT
MHA

FallFebruary 15

SOPHAS or HAMPCAS GRE/GMAT
JD/MHA

Fall: January 15

 

USC Graduate School GRE/GMAT
MSW/MPH, MPA/MPH

Fall: March 15

USC Graduate School GRE/GMAT
Ph.D.

Fall: January 15

SOPHAS GRE/GMAT
Physical Activity and Public Health MPH

Fall: May 1

SOPHAS GRE
Physical Therapy DPT

Fall: November 1

PTCAS GRE

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