The Department of Population, Family and Reproductive Health offers a selection of academic program areas that prepare graduates at the masters and doctoral levels to address critical public health problems through careers in academia, research organizations, and professional practice settings. The scope of research and training is global. We are the primary academic home within Johns Hopkins University for the core discipline of demography. We are the School’s primary academic site for reproductive epidemiology; and so too, are we the university’s primary academic home for urban health. The Department's degree programs are built around a set of core competencies and areas of interest.
The BA/MSPH program gives Public Health Studies majors at Johns Hopkins University an opportunity to seamlessly extend their undergraduate studies to graduate-level coursework and research.Learn More
The MSPH is a two-year program in which students gain practical knowledge and skills in life course, population, program management, policy, quantitative methods and core PFRH areas of interest.Learn More
The MHS is a one-year program designed for students who are interested in advancing their knowledge in one of the department’s content areas and strengthening their research and analytic skills.Learn More
Designed for professionals to further their career and enhance skills in program evaluation, research methods, and life course perspectives with a focus on maternal and child health.Learn More