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Degree Programs

We offer the MHS, ScM, and PhD degree programs. Click below to find the right program for you.

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We appreciate your interest in Biostatistics at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Established in 1918, we are the oldest biostatistics department in the world and always rank among the most prestigious. You can learn more about us by visiting our research page and by perusing the rest of our site. These few FAQs will help to familiarize you with our discipline and department.











Application Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Completed School of Public Health application - see How to Apply
  • For applications for fall 2022 admission, GRE scores are not required.
  • Official transcripts (from all college-level institutions attended, regardless of number of credits earned or if the grades appear on your home institution's transcript)
  • TOEFL results (if your most recent academic degree is from a university where English is NOT the primary language of instruction)
  • Resume or curriculum vitae
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Statement of Purpose and Objectives

PhD program application deadline:  December 1

ScM and MHS programs application deadline: December 1

If you apply by these deadlines you will be considered for admission for the following September. For example: If you apply by December 1, 2020, you will be considered for the incoming class in September 2021.

For more information about admission requirements for the School of Public Health, please contact the School's Admissions Office.

You may be eligible for an application fee waiver. Learn about eligibility criteria and how to get a fee waiver here.