Application deadline extended for some CPH programs

Published on April 15, 2020

Due to the circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, the University of Iowa College of Public Health is adjusting its application requirements and deadlines for some of its graduate programs.

Applicants to all of our programs of study in the Master of Public Health (MPH) degree, as well as the Master of Science (MS) degrees in Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Health Policy will now have adjusted admissions requirements:

  • We are extending our application deadline for a fall 2020 start to July 15. SOPHAS must receive all your application materials by this date. SOPHAS will then verify your materials.
  • Submission of GRE scores is now optional for Summer and Fall 2020 applicants.
  • International applicants may reach out to CPH Admissions ( to discuss options if they are unable to take the TOEFL exam.

For more information on admissions procedures for the above programs: