For a better experience, click the Compatibility Mode icon above to turn off Compatibility Mode, which is only for viewing older websites.

Scholarships, Tuition and Financial Aid

students at commencement 2012

Drexel University makes every effort to ensure that current students and applicants receive as much financial assistance as possible. All incoming students to the full-time MPH and MS in Biostatistics program are eligible for merit-based scholarships ranging from $8,000 to $17,000 per academic year. Additionally, students can apply for scholarships available through various companies and public health-related agencies. For more information, please click here.

Students enrolled in the DrPH and PhD programs typically receive full tuition funding in addition to a stipend.

Tuition for 2013-14 Academic Year

Tuition for 2013-14 Academic Year

Master of Public Health (Full-time program)
$1,010 per credit - Approximate cost per year: $31,310

Master of Public Health (Executive program)
$1,247 per credit

MS in Biostatistics
$1,010 per credit hour

MS in Epidemiology
$1,010 per credit hour

MD/MPH and JD/MPH Programs
$1,010 per credit

Doctoral Programs (DrPH and PhD)
$1,030 per quarter credit

Certificates in Epidemiology and Biostatistics; Global Health and LGBT Health
$988 per quarter credit

Financial Aid

If you plan on applying for financial aid, the Drexel University financial aid staff can assist you in securing the appropriate source of assistance. Whether in the form of scholarships, grants or student loans, the Drexel University financial aid office can help students in funding the full cost of attendance including tuition, fees and living expenses. For more information, please contact or call 215.895.1600.  You can also see Financial Aid & Assistance within Drexel Central.


Beginning in Fall 2014, the School of Public Health is pleased to offer a full tuition Health and Human Rights Scholarship for applicants to the full-time Master's in Public Health (MPH) program. Find out more.

The Joseph C. Tringali Memorial Scholarship was established to reflect the values of the man for whom it is named, and is awarded each year to a student pursuing a master’s or doctoral degree at the School of Public Health.

Drexel University is also pleased to partner with City Year to offer a 25% annual scholarship for both the full-time and Executive Master’s in Public Health (MPH) programs. Find out more.