The Master's of Behavioral and Social Health Sciences program begins reviewing applications in early spring.

Offers of Admission Deadline: March 31
Late Offers of Admission Deadline (if capacity allows admission of qualified applicants): May 31

In order for your application to be considered, you must submit a Statement of Purpose and Objectives and CV, GRE scores (unless applying for the fifth year program), transcripts, and three letters of recommendation.

Applicants are automatically considered for a merit-based scholarship that is equivalent to a 25% tuition discount.

The Brown University School of Public Health uses the SOPHAS application system. SOPHAS is a centralized application service used by many of the accredited schools and programs in public health. You will only need to apply to SOPHAS; there is no need to also submit an application directly with Brown Univerity's Graduate School.

Fifth-year students: Please apply using the SOPHAS EXPRESS portal.

GRE: Code 7765 has been assigned to the Brown University School of Public Health for reporting GRE scores. Please indicate this code when you take the test so that we are sent your scores automatically. 

TOEFL: Official test scores should be sent to both SOPHAS (reporting code 5688) and Brown University Graduate School (reporting code 3094).

International transcripts: SOPHAS will only accept evaluations obtained from World Education Services (WES ICAP). SOPHAS cannot accept any documents other than the WES ICAP evaluation. For more information on applying as an international applicant, visit

For specific questions about our programs, please contact Dave Williams or Linda Angela.