Writing Assistance & Tutoring

Writing Tips for your CE: Examples of past CEs, frequently asked questions and writing tips for the Option 1 CE can be found here. You can also avail yourself of a robust offering of writing guidance and resources, designed for the CE’s predecessor, which was called a Concentration Paper. Another source is the Purdue Online Writing Lab which has over 2oo free resources to improve your writing skills.

Writing Assistance
Take advantage of the Public Health Writing Program is for students who need, or would like assistance with their writing. All writing assignments, except culminating experiences and masters theses, will be accepted for review. Students can make an appointment or attend drop-in sessions (see website for information).

Core Course Tutoring
The Core Course Tutoring program is available to MPH students who are at risk for not achieving a B- in a core course. Students must be referred to the program by their course instructor. If you feel as though you may need assistance, contact your course instructor.

Location: Talbot 220 East.
Contact: Students who wish to participate in the tutoring program should contact sphtutor@bu.edu and students interested in the writing assistance program should contact sphwrite@bu.edu.