Master of Science in Global Health Program

Program description: 

The Master of Science in Global Health program is based on an interdisciplinary and development-oriented approach to global health. With a strong focus on quantitative, qualitative and applied social sector research in developing countries, and a rather unique Health and Development in Africa concentration, the program offers new opportunities to individuals pursuing a career in the field of global health. This multidisciplinary, university-wide program offers courses taught by faculty from across the different Georgetown University campuses, schools, and institutes, such as Georgetown College, the School of Nursing & Health Studies, theEdmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University Medical Center, Georgetown Law, and McCourt School of Public Policy. In addition, the Field Research Module provides students with field experience, and students are expected to produce a scholarly paper that enhances the academic field of global health. For more information about the program, please visit or contact

Program discipline(s): 
Global health

Georgetown University

Georgetown University is one of the world’s leading academic and research institutions, offering a unique educational experience that prepares the next generation of global citizens to lead and make a difference in the world. We are a vibrant community of exceptional students, faculty, alumni and professionals dedicated to real-world applications of our research, scholarship, faith and service.