Applying to Graduate Studies

Application to our MScCH and MPH degree programs is made online to the School of Graduate Studies, University of Toronto through the Dalla Lana School of Public Health.

The application process begins in mid-October with a mid-January deadline for September starts.

Applications for Fall 2021 entry have now closed and will reopen October 2021 for the 2022-2023 admission cycle.

Admission Requirements

Candidates will be admitted under the general admissions requirements set by the School of Graduate Studies at the University of Toronto.

This includes: 

  • At least a mid-B average in the last 5.0 full course equivalents completed at a senior level
  • An appropriate four-year bachelor's degree or its equivalent, from a recognized University
    • Applicants who completed their previous studies outside Canada, check their international credentials 
    • Demonstrated English language proficiency if your previous studies were completed in a country where English is not the native language or if the language of instruction was not English

In addition to these requirements, applicants to our programs must be licensed in a regulated health profession and actively practicing in their fields.

Students who are admitted to the MScCH under the pilot criteria must have completed a residency program and a minimum of one year of licensed clinical practice.

We advise all students to review the Application FAQs prior to submitting an application. An undergraduate statistics course is not required for our programs.

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Past Information Sessions:

Want to learn more?

Watch a past Information Session:

MPH-Advanced Standing (FCM) Information Webinar (November 20th 2020)

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Graduate Studies 2021-22 Admissions/Program Information Webinar  (November 12th 2020)

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Information regarding 2022-23 Admissions Webinars will be available early Fall 2021