Philosophy - Population, Family and Reproductive Health Students at Johns Hopkins University are not required to have professional public health experience, but most enter the program with some prior public health experience.
The emphasis of the PhD program in PFRH is to train individuals to apply a social science perspective along with a broad range of research methods to issues related to the Department's primary focal areas. Details regarding the focal areas can be found in the student handbook.
The department's current focal areas include:
- Adolescent Health
- Child Health
- Maternal, Fetal, and Perinatal Health
- Population and Health
- Sexual and Reproductive Health
- Women's Health
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
Programme StructureCourses include:
- Life Course Perspectives on Health
- Principals of Population Change
- Demographic Methods for Public Health
- Principles of Epidemiology
- 54 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesPhilosophy & Ethics Public Health View 16 other Masters in Philosophy & Ethics in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Statement of Purpose
- Writing Sample
- Personal Statement
- Academic record
- Unofficial transcripts from all previous college and university study
- At least two letters of recommendation
International56500 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 56500 USD per year during 54 months.
National56500 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 56500 USD per year during 54 months.
Living costs for Baltimore
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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