PhD in Epidemiology
Application Requirements Quick Reference List
Applications are currently closed.
Applications will be made available through SOPHAS in August of 2015 with an expected deadline of December 1, 2015.
Bachelor’s degree attainment or work in progress. A bachelor’s degree must be conferred before beginning classes at SPH.
Though the PhD program will consider exceptional candidates with a bachelor’s degree, a graduate degree in a relevant field is highly encouraged.
Standardized Test Scores
GRE, GMAT, or MCAT. Official valid test scores must have been taken within the last 5 years. Applicants may not waive this requirement.
Institution Code: 3101*
Department Code: Any
Reporting Code: P42-GS-99
Reporting Code: “SOPHAS”
In addition, international applicants must submit an English language proficiency exam. Applicants may submit the TOEFL or IELTS. TOEFL and IELTS exams are considered valid for two (2) years from the date the exam was administered.
Academic Transcripts or WES ICAP Evaluation
If you are currently in a degree program, you are required to submit a current official transcript of courses completed and work in progress. If you are accepted for admission, a final official transcript after degree conferral must be submitted directly to Boston University prior to matriculation.
SPH reserves the right to reevaluate your application for admission upon receipt of the final official transcript.
Three (3) Letters of Recommendation
Statement of Purpose and Objectives
CV or Résumé
Dr. Sherri Stuver