About the Master of Science Program

Come to UCSF to gain global health knowledge, skills, and experience in one transformative year. Our interdisciplinary curriculum emphasizes research methods, population health, and the social, economic, and environmental determinants of health in a globalized world. Become prepared for a career in research, policy, organizational leadership, academia, or program management and evaluation.

Are we right for you?

GHS welcomes students with backgrounds in health sciences and related disciplines who are committed to improving health and reducing inequities worldwide.

The Application Process

The Master of Science in Global Health program looks for students with the potential for leadership, experience working with underserved populations, and a strong academic record.

Financing Your Education

Now that you have made the decision to pursue a graduate degree, our team will work with you to explore the best options to fund your UCSF master’s degree.