Application Checklist & Submission Instructions for the MPH | HP Program

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Fall 2019 Admission Procedures

To apply for admission to the Masters of Public Health for Health Professionals Program located in the Fielding School of Public Health at UCLA, applicants must complete the following application procedures:
(Please note applicants applying to the MPH | HP program do NOT need to submit a SOPHAS application)
1. Submit an online application to UCLA Graduate Admissions. Please be sure to fill in all sections and submit the following:
  • Confidential Financial Statement (International Applicants only)
  • Statement of Purpose and Objectives
  • Resume or Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation: Can be submitted electronically through the Grad Div website, by regular mail, or emailed to ptoussaint [at] directly by your recommender. Letters should include letterhead (if possible) and the recommender’s signature.
  • Official Transcripts from each institution you have attended. (unofficial transcripts can be uploaded but please request official transcripts to be sent to the MPH | HP office)
  • Official GRE Test Scores – CODE: R4837: GRE waived for applicants who meet the GPA requirement. 
  • Official TOEFL scores (international applicants only) – CODE: 4837
  • Please note that you do NOT have to upload a “writing sample”
  • For transcripts in another language other than English, it is recommended that they be evaluated by World Education Services
2. Please be sure to select “Master of Public Health for Health Professionals MPH - Weekend Program” as the academic program. Additionally, please be sure to select “Community Health Sciences” as the department of specialization
3. Documents can be submitted to the MPH | HP program office:
   MPH for Health Professionals Program
   Attn: Porchia Toussaint
   UCLA Fielding School of Public Health
   BOX 951772, 36‐078 CHS
   Los Angeles, CA 90095‐1772

For additional questions, please contact the MPH | HP Office at (310) 794‐7500 or ptoussaint [at] For admissions applications problems, please contact Graduate Division at (310) 825-3819 or send an email to onlineapphelp [at]