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Frequently Asked Questions
What is unique about the DePaul MPH program?
The DePaul MPH program is well suited for working professionals, with all in-person class meetings taking place in the evening. Emphasizing student-centered, in-person instruction, the student-to-faculty ratio for the program is 8-to-1. As a cohort-based program with small class sizes, students receive personalized attention, mentoring, and advising from dedicated faculty and staff. Through the practicum, students gain nine months of applied public health experience.
What is the MPH tuition cost?
For the 2017-2018 academic year, graduate tuition for the College of Liberal Arts and Social Science is $685 per credit hour. The DePaul MPH program requires students to complete 56 credits hours. Full-time students take two classes per quarter, and classes are four credits each.