Jun 17, 2019  
College Catalog 2018-2019 
    
College Catalog 2018-2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Master of Public Health Program with Penn State University College of Medicine


The Early Assurance Program with Penn State University College of Medicine Master of Public Health Program is an opportunity for Elizabethtown College students to gain guaranteed entry during their third undergraduate year into the Penn State College of Medicine’s Master of Public Health Program.

The program was established to encourage undergraduate students to pursue careers as Public Health Professionals who focus on improvement of population health and reduce health disparities – across Pennsylvania, the nation, and the world – through excellence in education, research, and service.  This program gives students the option for automatic matriculation to The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine’s Master of Public Health Program upon completing a Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Chemistry, General Science, Psychology, or Social Work (other majors must be approved by the Penn State University’s Public Health program), a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or higher, and GRE Test scores as stipulated by The Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine.

For additional program information and admissions requirements, contact the Chair of HPAC.

Required courses at Elizabethtown College:


Students must earn at least a B in both courses.

Recommended courses for students interested Epidemiology and Biostatistics:


At least one additional science course: