What are the criteria for admission into the Graduate Certificate in Public Health?

Published: June 28th, 2016

Category: FAQ

The following criteria must be met to be considered for admission to the Graduate Certificate in Public Health:

  1. Completed certificate application submitted online to the University Graduate Admissions office.
  2. Completed Departmental Application
    3. An upper-division undergraduate GPA of at least a 2.5, calculated after the first 60 hours of undergraduate coursework.
    4. US-awarded, regionally accredited Bachelor’s degree, or foreign equivalent
    5. Demonstrated graduate-level writing ability
    6. A professional statement that matches the philosophy and focus of the program
    7. Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) for international applicants

For a list of countries whose citizens are exempt from the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) requirement that most non-US applicants must meet, go to http://graduateschool.ufl.edu/admission/additional-requirements-for-international-applicants