University of Calgary - Faculty of Graduate Studies

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Community Health Sciences (MSc)

University of Calgary - Faculty of Graduate Studies

Faculty:Graduate Studies
Field of Study:Biostatistics
Community Health and Preventive Medicine
Economics, Other
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
Public Health, Other
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $3,533
Careers:Home Economists


Community Health Sciences students develop a core set of skills to recognize, explore and solve problems at the intersection between population, public health and education. This program is one of the most diverse medicine programs offered by the University of Calgary; faculty and students address big-picture issues in health care, from biostatistics, disease and population health to social and economic factors in community health, disability issues, delivery of health services and more. The program is ideal for students inspired to do research with wide-ranging impact, and who are ready to gain the specialized knowledge and skills required to tackle the intricate details of the complex issues affecting community health.


Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 105] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 7.5] or Pearson Test of English (Academic) [min. 600] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 86]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Statement of Research Interests
Applicants are required to have a four year baccalaureate degree, or equivalent from a recognized institution, and a minimum of 3.3 GPA on a 4.0 point system, over the past two years of full-time study (a minimum of 10 full-course equivalents or 60 units) of the undergraduate degree.

* 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 June 28, 2022