New York Medical College

School of Health Sciences and Practice



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Thank you for your interest in the School of Health Sciences and Practice at New York Medical College! This is a very exciting time for the growing field of public health.

Let us help you enhance your career! You'll gain the academic grounding, skills, and hands-on-practice to succeed.

You will be in good company here. Our diverse student body represents many different career paths and professions. We are all here to share experience as well as gain knowledge.

We know greater New York. Our campus is only a short ride from the city. Our faculty are actively involved throughout the region. Among them are leading health researchers, hospital executives, health commissioners, and world-renowned experts in disaster medicine.

We invite you to join us and make the most of these great opportunities. We wish you the best of luck with your career!


General Requirements for Admission:

Applicants for admission to the MPH/Graduate Certificates and MS (Speech-Language Pathology) may apply online from the School of Health Sciences and Practice website.

The program in Physical Therapy has a summer admission only; the program in Speech-Language Pathology has a fall admission only. Public health MPH students are admitted in the Fall, Spring and Summer terms; MS in Biostatistics and DrPH students are admitted only in the Fall term.

Please see the program specific admission requirements here.

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MPH/Graduate Certificates

MS in Biostatistics

DrPH in Health Policy and Management

MS in Speech-Language Pathology

Doctor of Physical Therapy

To get started, view the School of Health Sciences and Practice catalog here.

Fast Facts:

  • Degrees offered: M.P.H., M.S., Dr.P.H, D.P.T., combined M.P.H./DPT, combined M.P.H./M.D.
  • Faculty: 264 (38 full-time, 183 part-time, and 43 with secondary appointments)
  • Student/faculty ratio: 2:1
  • Placements: Graduates include a college president, two county commissioners of health in New York, and one commissioner of health care access in Connecticut
  • Accreditation: Council on Education in Public Health (CEPH); American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA); Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)



School of Health Sciences and Practice, (914) 594-4510 or (888) 336-NYMC or Pamela Suett, Director of Recruitment, School of Health Sciences and Practice Building.


Annual Security and Fire Safety Report ("Clery Act")

The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act, or Clery Act, mandates that all Title IV educational institutions, without exception, prepare, publish and distribute an Annual Security and Fire Safety Report. This report consists of two basic parts: disclosure of the College's crime statistics for the past three years; and information about the College's current campus security policies. Prospective students and employees are entitled to request and receive a copy of the New York Medical College’s Annual Security and Fire Safety Report which is available by clicking here.

Paper copies of the College’s Annual Security and Fire Safety Report are available at the New York Medical College Security Office located in room 223 in the Basic Sciences Building, 15 Dana Rd. Valhalla NY 10595 or by calling the Director of Campus Security at 914 594-4577.


Page updated: July 27, 2015