Toronto Metropolitan University - School of Graduate Studies

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Occupational and Public Health

Toronto Metropolitan University - School of Graduate Studies

Faculty:Faculty of Community Services
Field of Study:Occupational Health and Industrial Hygiene
Public Health, Other
Course Based:Yes
Length:1 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
Provincial: $9,361
National: $10,025
Careers:Natural and Applied Science Policy Researchers, Consultants and Program Officers


The new Master of Science (MSc) in Occupational and Public Health is an advanced and unique interdisciplinary learning opportunity in evidence-based prevention to prepare students to conduct research in the fields of occupational health and safety and public health. Students gain the knowledge, skills, expertise and core competencies necessary to address key societal issues facing occupational and public health in Canada and globally.


Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*73
These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    Completion of a four-year undergraduate degree in science, applied science, health science or a related field from an accredited institution. As per YSGS policy, a minimum GPA or equivalent of 3.00/4.33 (B) in the last two years of study is required. However, due to the competitive application process, a minimum 3.33/4.33 GPA (B+) is strongly recommended. Check the program website for further details. Completion of at least one statistics course in their undergraduate degree program, with a passing grade of at least B.
    Test Scores:
    • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment
    Application Notes : If you have not completed two or more years, full-time, at a Canadian university or a university at which English was the primary language of instruction, or have not completed a graduate degree at a university where English was the primary language of instruction, you will be required to provide certification of English language proficiency through one of the accepted examinations listed below. Scores are valid for two years from the test date. It is important to understand that meeting the minimum English proficiency requirements does not guarantee admission. Programs may set additional requirements to these minimum standards. For exemption from this requirement, applicants are required to provide an official statement from their institutions Registrar's office confirming the use of English as the Medium of Instruction for the duration of their study.
    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Letter(s) of Reference
    • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
    • Statement of Research Interests

    * The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on October 04, 2022