How to Apply

Applying to one of our online programs is easy. Applications are submitted through SOPHAS - the centralized application service for CEPH-accredited schools and programs of public health. Please select your program from the list below to learn more about the application process.

Apply to a Master’s Program

Applications to our Master’s program are submitted through SOPHAS -- the centralized application service for CEPH-accredited schools and programs of public health. 

Note:  SOPHAS closes every summer from the beginning of May until the second week in August. Applications for the next academic year may be submitted once the system reopens in August.


Step 1 – Create your SOPHAS account.

(https://portal.sophas.org/applicants15/new_account.cgi)

Create your SOPHAS account 

Step 2 – Complete your SOPHAS application

Please contact SOPHAS customer service if you require assistance with your SOPHAS application.  SOPHAS representatives are happy to answer questions pertaining to the SOPHAS application process and your SOPHAS application specifically. However, review the Instructions and FAQ prior to contacting our staff, as many common questions are answered within these instructions.

Step 3 - Read SOPHAS FAQs.

(http://www.sophas.org/faqs/)

SOPHAS FAQs

Step 4 - After acceptance into a program complete the Indiana University Supplemental Application.

(https://uisapp2.iu.edu/sisad-prd/p/Guest.do?methodToCall=start&inst=IUBLA&career=GRAD&parm1=DEGR)

Go to the EApp page

Requirements

When contacting SOPHAS customer service via phone or e-mail, please provide the following: your full name, SOPHAS ID number located at the top of your SOPHAS application, and a detailed description of your question or situation. Allow up to 3 business days for SOPHAS to respond to your inquiry.

SOPHAS Customer Service Phone:  (617) 612-2090 Open Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm EST.

SOPHAS Customer Service E-Mail: sophasinfo@sophas.org

Apply to a Graduate Certificate Program

Applications to our Graduate Certificate program are submitted through SOPHAS Express -- the centralized application service for CEPH-accredited schools and programs of public health.

Step 1 – Create your SOPHAS Express account

(https://sophasexpress.liaisoncas.com/applicant-ux/#/login)

Create your SOPHAS account

Step 2 – Complete your SOPHAS Express application

Please contact SOPHAS customer service if you require assistance with your SOPHAS application.  SOPHAS representatives are happy to answer questions pertaining to the SOPHAS application process and your SOPHAS application specifically. However, review the Instructions and FAQ prior to contacting our staff, as many common questions are answered within these instructions.

Step 3 - Read SOPHAS Express FAQs

http://www.sophas.org/faqs/

SOPHAS FAQs

Step 4 - After acceptance into a program complete the Indiana University Supplemental Application.

(https://uisapp2.iu.edu/sisad-prd/p/Guest.do?methodToCall=start&inst=IUBLA&career=GRAD&parm1=DEGR)

Go to the EApp page

Requirements

When contacting SOPHAS customer service via phone or e-mail, please provide the following: your full name, SOPHAS ID number located at the top of your SOPHAS application, and a detailed description of your question or situation. Allow up to 3 business days for SOPHAS to respond to your inquiry.

SOPHAS Customer Service Phone:  (617) 612-2090 Open Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm EST.

SOPHAS Customer Service E-Mail: sophasinfo@sophas.org

Step 5 – Register for your certificate classes

Upon acceptance to the certificate program, your next step is to register for classes by completing the online distance education (DE) class registration request form.

Once you have completed the class registration request form we will promptly process your request. Please expect to receive an email containing information on your next steps, including getting an IU ID, an email account, and information about contacting your course instructors. Please feel free to contact our office (mphd@indiana.edu) with any questions regarding admission and registration.

For more information about registration for MPHD courses contact:

MyPublicHealthDirect
(812) 855-6812
mphd@indiana.edu