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James Cook University (JCU)

  • 28% international / 72% domestic

Master of Public Health and Tropical Medicine

  • Masters (Coursework)

Specialise in public health issues relevant to tropical Australia, surrounding nations and developing countries.

Key details

Degree Type
Masters (Coursework)
Duration
1.5 years full-time
Course Code
74204, 026849C
Study Mode
Online, In person
Intake Months
Feb, Jul
Domestic Fees
$9,050 per year / $13,575 total
International Fees
$32,280 per year / $48,420 total

About this course

Specialise in public health issues relevant to tropical Australia, surrounding nations and developing countries.

Entry requirements

AQF level 7 bachelor degree in a relevant discipline; or equivalent

Study locations

Townsville

Online

Career pathways

JCU Master of Public Health and Tropical Medicine graduates are equipped with specialist skills and are employed in a wide range of healthcare settings.

You could find employment in State and Commonwealth Government organisations, health care settings, community settings, non-profit and international organisations.

This could include working in roles related to disease control and protection of the health of the population living in tropical areas, and promotion of health and wellbeing.

How to apply

Complete an online application through our Online Application Portal.

Master of Public Health and Tropical Medicine applicants must also complete and upload the following forms and documentary evidence with their application:

  • Current AHPRA Registration (if applicable)
  • Degree Testamur
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Personal Statement or Letter of Motivation.

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Health Services & Support courses at James Cook University (JCU).
87.4%
Overall satisfaction
74.8%
Skill scale
74.8%
Teaching scale
93.4%
Employed full-time
$110.4k
Average salary