BSIT-MPH Dual Degree

Bachelor of Science in Information Technology Innovation/Master of Public Health

Application Deadlines 

All materials must be received by the application deadline to be considered for admission 


Application Deadline

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Fall June 1 Apply Now

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Admission Requirements

All applicants to the dual degree programs must apply and be accepted into each program separately.  Applicants are evaluated by each degree program in separate admissions processes.  The College of Public Health application requirements include the following:

  • Completion of the SOPHAS Express Public Health application and submission of the application fee.
  • Official transcripts reflecting a GPA of 3.5 or higher grade, sophomore standing and at least 48 hours of completed course work in their undergraduate degree program at the University of Nebraska Omaha.
    • All non-US transcripts must be evaluated by the World Education Service (WES) using their ICAP Course-by course evaluation service. The WES ICAP Evaluation should be submitted directly to:

                 UNMC, College of Public Health
                 Office of Educational Services
                 984359 Nebraska Medical Center
                 Omaha, NE 68198-4359

  • Three letters of recommendation from academic or professional references (letters must be on professional/institutional letterhead and signed).
  • A one page personal statement describing the applicant’s:
    • Interest in and potential for contributing to the field of public health
    • Career objectives
    • Self-assessment of computer, quantitative analysis, and personal skills and general preparation for succeeding in a public health graduate program
  • A resume or CV
  • A one page personal statement describing the applicant's interest in and potential for contributing to the field of public health and career objectives
  • Official Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) scores are required of all applicants whose primary language is not English or whose undergraduate degree is from a college or university outside of the United

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Application Process

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