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Graduate/Advanced Certificates

SHSP offers a wide variety of Certificate Programs, many of which can be completed online.

Application Process
Apply through the centralized application service for Schools of Public Health, SOPHAS. Begin the online application process.

Application Requirements
The following materials are required to complete your application, and must be submitted through SOPHAS:

  • Application:  Submit your application and application fee by the appropriate deadline. The centralized application service, SOPHAS, will instruct you on submitting recommendations and other required documents.
  • Transcript(s) of undergraduate (post-secondary) course work: All applicants for our graduate certificates must hold a baccalaureate degree, or its equivalent, from an accredited college or university. Prerequisite course requirements and work requirements vary by certificate program.
  • Two (2) Recommendations
  • Personal Statement
  • Resume

GRE is NOT required.

The application and GPA requirements are the same for the advanced certificates as the M.P.H.  

International Students
International students are not eligible to be admitted to on-campus certificate-only programs.  Online certificate international students must complete several additional requirements.

Please contact pamela_suett@nymc.edu or 914-594-4510 if you have any questions about the application process. Contact Irene Bundziak, (914) 594-4905, if you have any questions about your submitted application.