Milken Institute School of Public Health at George Washington University
Why you should consider this program
Benefits for Coverdell Fellows
|Tuition/fees for Complete Program||Value of Coverdell Fellowship||Net cost *|
|In state||$ 71,347||$ 33,160||$ 38,187|
|Out of state||$ 71,347||$ 33,160||$ 38,187|
Where the cost savings value of the Coverdell Fellowship comes from
$30,000.00 scholarship (tuition only) and waiver of 2 required practicum credits.Note: The table above includes the most recent tuition for 2017-2018. This amount may increase each year.
Fellowships awarded per year (average)
Other benefits or opportunities
Students will receive advising from the Assistant Dean of Student Affairs and Associate Dean for Public Health Practice.
Special programming for Coverdell Fellows will occur within the School of Public Health.
Relationships will be made with the other George Washington Coverdell programs (School of Business and Special Education and Disability Studies).
Annual cost of living (estimated)
Application fee waived?No
Jobs for program alumni
2 years or 1 year accelerated option is available
Students will submit their application through SOPHAS. All applicants to graduate programs must submit the following to SOPHAS:
- The SOPHAS online application form
- Official transcripts from all academic institutions from which you earned credit
- Official and current GRE test scores (GW Institution Code: 5268)
- Two letters of recommendation. Submit all forms directly to SOPHAS
No supporting documents are accepted at our admissions office.
When students apply to The Milken Institute School of Public Health, they will be able to note on the application that they have served in the Peace Corp. Once a student is admitted who has served in the Peace Corp, the Office of Admissions will review candidates who noted they served in the Peace Corps and identify the most competitive students. A member of the enrollment team will contact the students via email to explain eligibility. The students will submit a statement explaining the impact of their service with the Peace Corps. The Committee will review and award the Fellowships.
End of August for the Fall semester, Middle of January for the Spring semester and Late May for the Summer semester
Most courses are offered in the afternoon and evenings to allow flexibility for our students. In addition, students may take up to 15 credits through online classes.
Year Coverdell Fellows partnership started