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Taryn Mallonee
25:12
Please feel free to start typing in any questions you have into the chat box and we'll get to them in just a few minutes when we wrap up this presentation.
Kristin Lester
26:18
Is it possible to customize a cross departmental program?
Radhika Marwaha
26:53
For international students who have done their undergrad in the US, do they still have to take the TOEFL again?
Priscilla Bennett
28:15
I have a PhD in cultural anthropology and two years work experience in public health. I’m interested in the MPH Part-time/online program and wondering if I need to retake the GRE…If I need to reach out to an individual department to get clarification, who can I contact?
Elias Perli
28:56
I am interested in two different MSH programs, the one in Mental Health and the Biochem and Molecular Bio program. Can I apply to both programs or do I need to select only one when applying? Is there any overlapping academic content on these programs?
xiaomin zhuge
29:04
is there any requirement saying we cannot change our work during four years' study if we're enrolled into DrPH program?
Barbara Bradley
31:03
I’m planning the Masters in Molecular Bio & Biochem as a route to med school. Is that something I can get help with at Bloomberg?
Elias Perli
32:03
My ultimate career goal is becoming an MD. Thus, on the research component of the MSH programs, can the research be done with MDs or MD/PhDs?
Barbara Bradley
32:28
Also, can you clarify making the transition from MHS to ScM
Aisha Azhar
32:40
Hello! I am finishing up my undergraduate degree and am interested in applying for the MSPH program before applying for medical school. I am wondering how many of your students applying to this program are prospective medical students? What are some the resources available for prospective medical students, if any? Thank you!
Kristin Lester
32:46
Does JHPH offer online course to satisfy pre-requisite courses? What are requirements for transferable institutions?
Hanna Venera
33:02
Since the MPH requires 2 years of public health work experience, is it aimed more towards those returning to school? Or is it also a good program for continuing students as well (with the 2 year gap)?
Chioma Ginikanwa
33:02
Is GRE required for MPH for international students? And are scholarships available?
Mauricio Lopez Manning
34:00
Hello, last week I requested deferral of my enrollment to the DrPH given the current situation (I am an international student) but received no response, who should I contact? (I sent my letter to the admissions services email and the programa manager, Brenda Hedrick?)
Barbara Bradley
34:18
Can you take classes outside the curriculum (for example fulfill a requirement for a grad degree)
Barbara Bradley
34:32
*professional degree (ie med school)
Zichuan Guo
34:53
how to apply for dual degree with Bloomberg in MHS ? I am just admitted to MSSI in Whiting and there is a dual degree with Bloomberg. And I am interested in MHS in Molecular Microbiology and Immunology
Syed Hashim Abbas Ali Bokhari
35:04
im planning at pursuing an MPH degree after im done with my final year of medschool at an MBBS program. Although I was told that the GRE can be waved, what score would be something that's considered to be safe in terms of admissions at the full time MPH track?
Radhika Marwaha
35:15
Just to confirm, when enrolled in the Master’s program - do we need to pay additionally for a certificate program?
Chioma Ginikanwa
36:23
Great,
Aisha Azhar
36:48
Can I submit more than one application within the MSPH program? Like applying within different departments?
Chioma Ginikanwa
37:17
Read on your website that TOEFL is waived for countries such as Nigeria. Having done my undergraduate in English all through
Lauren Black
38:48
mphprog@jhu.edu
Hanna Venera
38:52
Is the main difference between an MPH and masters degree in the same area (such as biostatistics) the interdisciplinary focus versus a deeper and more specific focus?
Priscilla Bennett
38:54
Thank you!
Elias Perli
40:50
Thanks!
Tatjana Mustac
41:41
Have previous students pursued the BMB (ScM) program in order to enhance an application for an MD-PhD?
Chioma Ginikanwa
43:12
Is there a internship program/practicum or study abroad to gain practical skills during the MPH program?
xiaomin zhuge
43:51
employees from health care company like Pharma or device companies can apply the DrPH program?
Taryn Mallonee
44:41
Pre-Med Advising Info: https://www.jhsph.edu/offices-and-services/career-services/JHSPH%20PreMed%20Presentation%209-4-19%20FINAL%20David%20Verrier.pdf
Eugenia chung
45:18
I was wandering if getting high gre score(above avg) could be helpful to make up for below avg gpa score. Or would you recommend on focusing on other things.
Elias Perli
46:04
Like for the final thesis project
Keith Watson
46:26
Hello. Did I join this session late?
Kaitlyn Yale
46:30
I know you get a wide variety of applicants, but do you have any statistics for avg GPA and test scores for applicants applying after completion of their undergrad program?
Radhika Marwaha
47:23
For the MSPH in Global Epidemiology & Control, what are common undergrad degrees students come in with? How heavy of a math/stats background is needed?
Aisha Azhar
48:32
Thank you so much!
Stephen Nabinger
48:34
Is it possible to start your MPH on campus full time and move to an online format after one or more terms? My job offers a 6 month sabbatical for education
Taryn Mallonee
49:45
MPH Program Office email - mphprog@jhu.edu
Radhika Marwaha
51:27
I am interested in spatial modelling of diseases and how they affect different demographics. I was wondering however, if applying for the MSPH in Biostats would narrow my scope down too much and if it would be better for me to apply for the MSPH in Epidemiology?
Aisha Azhar
51:51
Since most med schools require a pre-med committee letter. Would the grad program be able to write this letter or would I need to ask my undergrad pre-med committee? And get individual faculty letters from my graduate program.
Keith Watson
52:14
What is the on site time commitment for the DRPH program? (on campus courses, online courses, hibrid program, experience based opportunities).
Keith Watson
54:26
Can courses be taken at other jhu schools to support DRPh projects? (statistical analysis, spatial analysis.)
Mina Aubakirova
55:20
Do PhD students in International health (SBI track) actually travel abroad?
Radhika Marwaha
55:46
How would the application process for the dual degree in MA (international relations) with an MSPH work?
Aisha Azhar
56:45
What would be a considered a good/ competitive undergrad GPA/ GRE score when applying to the MSPH program?
Kristin Lester
57:16
Do any programs JHSPH (including certificate programs) accept Americorps educational award funds?
Zichuan Guo
57:24
thx!
Aisha Azhar
57:57
Is there a limit to how many applications can be submitted within the same program? It’s three if I’m not mistaken?
Stephen Nabinger
58:07
My GRE scores expire in May of this year, but I am intending to apply this fall. Is it possible to submit my scores now and have them count or do I need to retake the test?
Syed Hashim Abbas Ali Bokhari
01:08:24
for the GRE, if theres one attempt where you didn't do too well and you think you can get a better score, can you take the exam again and report your best scores like a student can with the TOEFL exam?
Elias Perli
01:08:30
I have to go to work, thank you for the presentation and for answering all of our questions. Looking forward to submitting my application and hearing back from JHSPH!
Mina Aubakirova
01:11:48
Thank you!
Taryn Mallonee
01:13:41
DrPH program - JHSPH-DRPH@jhu.edu
Kristin Lester
01:16:26
Great thank you so much for the information and guidance.
xiaomin zhuge
01:17:15
thanks for the great introduction
Hanna Venera
01:18:05
Thank you so much for all of your help!
Eugenia chung
01:18:11
Thank you for your time
Chioma Ginikanwa
01:18:23
Thank you Lauren and team
Kaitlyn Yale
01:18:32
Thank you!
Syed Hashim Abbas Ali Bokhari
01:18:37
thank you very much for your time :)
Radhika Marwaha
01:18:43
thanks so much!