Master of Arts in Global Health (MA)

The admissions website will open September 9th, 2019 for the 2020-21 termTo apply, visit UC San Diego Graduate Admissions website. Please note, we only accept students during the Fall of each academic year.

Fall 2020 Application Deadline

  • Priority Deadline: Tuesday, December 17, 2019 at 11:59pm.
  • Extended Deadline: Sunday, February 2nd at 11:59pm.

A Master of Arts (MA) degree in Global Health will provide students with an interdisciplinary curriculum that educates them on urgent social concerns and equips them with the ability to understand and productively intervene in processes of health, illness and healing across the globe.

The MA in Global Health focuses on global health policy, health equity, social epidemiology, global health research and medical anthropology.

This program prepares students for careers in the field of global health working for NGO or governmental agencies, pursuing training in allied health professions, medical school, or, to pursue advanced training (Ph.D) in academic fields that contribute to the interdisciplinary field of global health.

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