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Dual Degree Programs


Learn more about the application requirements and processes for the Colorado School of Public Health joint degree programs. For assistance regarding dual degree application procedures, please contact the Colorado School of Public Health, Office of Student Affairs at ColoradoSPH.Admissions@ucdenver.edu​.


Admissions Requirements

 Medicine and Public Health at CU Anschutz

 

Application Deadline: May 1

Dual degree students pursue the MPH between years 3 and 4 of their medical education. The program requires an official leave of absence from the School of Medicine. The leave lasts three consecutive semesters (summer, fall, spring). During official leave medical school loan obligations will be waived. Students are assessed public health tuition rates for ColoraedoSPH courses taken in completion of the joint degree. Rates are published under Cost of Attendance

Admissions Requirements 

  • SOPHAS Express Application

  • MCAT Scores

  • Official transcripts

  • Two letters of recommendation

  • CV or Resume

  • Statement of Interest

  • Application Fee ($50 domestic applicants, $75 international applicants)

Application Instructions

Those interested in applying to the dual degree program should fill out and submit the SOPHAS Express Application​. Official college transcripts and standardized test scores--ie. MCAT or GRE--must be emailed or mailed to the Colorado School of Public Health at ColoradoSPH.Admissions@ucdenver.edu.

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 Nursing and Public Health at CU Anschutz

Students interested in the dual DNP/MPH must submit an application to both programs. You must first apply to the Doctor of Nursing Practice through the College of Nursing and, upon acceptance, must then apply to the Master of Public Health through a specialty application offered by the Colorado School of Public Health.

Information regarding the application process and requirements for the DNP can be found on the College of Nursing website.

Application Instructions
Those interested in applying to the dual degree program should fill out and submit the SOPHAS Express Application. Official college transcripts and standardized test scores must be emailed or mailed to the Colorado School of Public Health at ColoradoSPH.Admissions@ucdenver.edu.
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 Public Administration and Public Health at CU Anschutz

Students must apply and be accepted to both the MPH and MPA programs separately. 

MPH Admissions

The application priority deadline for the MPH program is January 15 with a final deadline of May 1. Applicants are required to complete the MPH application process through SOPHAS​

MPH Admissions Requirements and Process.

MPA Admissions

The application deadline for the MPA program is March 15 (preferred) or August 1 (final). MPA admissions requirements and application information can be found at http://spa.ucdenver.edu.  

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 Social Work and Public Health at CU Anschutz/University of Denver

Prospective students apply for the MSW and MPH separately and must be accepted into each program in order to qualify for the dual degree.


More information about the MSW application ​can be found on the University of Denver website​.
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 Urban Planning and Public Health at CU Anschutz

Students must apply and be accepted to both the MPH and MURP programs separately. 

MPH Admissions

The application priority deadline for the MPH program is January 15 with a final deadline of May 1. ​Applicants are required to complete the MPH application process through SOPHAS.

MPH Admissions Requirements and Process.

MURP Admissions

The application deadline for the MURP program is February 15.  MURP admissions requirements and application information can be found at http://architectureplanning.ucdenver.edu.

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 Social Work and Public Health at Colorado State University

Students who finish the program leave with an MSW, an MPH in Global Health and Health Disparities, and training in both physical and behavioral health as well as knowledge of the social and ecological determinant of public health.​

A full list of requirements and how to apply can be found on the Colorado State University website​.

Should any questions arise, please don't hesitate to contact Kendra Bigsby​.
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 Veterinary Medicine and Public Health at Colorado State University

Application Deadline: September 15

The Colorado School of Public Health offers a joint MPH/DVM with the Colorado State University College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences (CVMBS). 

Requirements

Students must complete the Specialty Program Application and apply to the DVM program. Please contact the Office of Student Affairs at ColoradoSPH.Admissions@ucdenver.edu​ for more information about the speciality application.

Find more information about the program on the MPH/DVM website.

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Mail Stop B119
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