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Applications for the MPA/MPH dual degree program are available during the Spring or Fall intake.

Online applications must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. U.S. Eastern Time on the day of the deadline. Any mailed application material must be postmarked by the deadline date.

We recommend submitting your application earlier in the cycle as admission becomes more competitive throughout the year.

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The MPA-Global MPH dual degree program allow you to pursue an MPH in Global Health Leadership from the College of Global Public Health and an MPA degree from NYU Wagner. This program can be completed in three years (33 credits at NYU Wagner/36 credits at the Masters of Public Health program):

  • First year in residence at NYU Wagner
  • Second year with one semester at each school
  • Third year in residence at the College of Global Public Health

Full program overview

To apply for the MPA-Global MPH program, applicants must apply separately to NYU’s School of Global Public Health and to NYU’s Wagner Graduate School of Public Service:

  1. Submit a complete NYU Wagner MPA application (Public & Nonprofit Management & Policy or Health Policy & Management programs) for full-time enrollment. Part-time applicants are not eligible for this dual-degree program. Please note our application deadlines and process, and refer to the MPA application checklist.
  2. On your NYU Wagner  application form, indicate that you are applying to the MPA-Global MPH dual-degree program by marking the appropriate box in the Applicant Information section.
  3. In your application to Wagner, use Essay 1 to support your rationale for applying to the dual-degree program.
  4. Also apply to NYU’s School of Global Public Health for admission to the Master of Public Health (MPH), Global Health concentration, by the published deadline. Please indicate your intent to apply for the MPA-MPH dual-degree program on your NYU SGPH application, and please contact to learn more about the MPH admissions requirements and deadlines.