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Prerequisites for the DPH program are a demonstrated background or training in a biological or related science discipline with a B.A. or B.S. or M.S. degree.

B.A. or B.S. or M.S. degree in biological or related field to include at least:

  • Math - one semester beyond college algebra
  • Chemistry - one semester
  • Physics - one semester
  • Biological Sciences - two semesters
  • An additional semester of either physics or chemistry

M.S. course credits may apply toward the DPH degree.

Applicants not meeting these requirements will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Deficiencies may need to be addressed by taking undergraduate courses that will not count toward the DPH degree.

For more information on admission requirements contact:

Program Director,
Dr. Gary Hein
ghein1@unl.edu
Ph: 402-472-3345