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MS Application

MS applicants must apply through the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences.

The application deadline is December 15. All candidates begin their program in the fall term. All applicants are notified of final action by April 1st. The non-refundable application fee $105.

For general admissions questions, information, and access to the online application of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences please visit its website. Be certain to express your specific interest in the M.S. in PH program offered through the Department of Public Health and the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences when selecting your program of study in the online application.

For more information or questions, please contact the Graduate Student Affairs coordinators

General Requirements:

All applicants must submit the results of their Graduate Record Examinations (GRE). For information regarding GRE registration and test administration, please visit the Educational Testing Service (ETS) website. The institution code for the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences is 3987. MCAT scores are accepted in lieu of General GRE scores ONLY for candidates applying to the MS in Chronic Disease Epidemiology, Epidemiology of Infectious Diseases and Health Informatics. Foreign nationals must submit official test scores for the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL). The requirement for the TOEFL can be waived only for applicants who will have received a baccalaureate degree, or its foreign equivalent, prior to matriculation at Yale, from a university or college where English is the primary language of instruction. Applicants must have studied in residence at the baccalaureate institution for at least three (3) years to receive the waiver. A waiver will not be granted on the basis of an advanced degree (M.A./M.S.or Ph.D) from any institution. TOEFL scores must be sent to the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences (institution code 3987). We do not have a minimum GRE or TOEFL score requirement. 


Visit the admissions website of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences for more information on applying to the MS in PH program.

The GRE and TOEFL code

for the Yale University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences is: 3987.